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As scientists around the world are using as much data as they can to develop strategies to fight the coronavirus pandemic, The Tennessee Department of Health is refusing to share important information.

We would like to think that we live in an age of scientific enlightenment. After all, compared to earlier generations of our species, we are all so much more knowledgeable and well-informed. We (collectively) are so smart; we must know nearly everything, right?

What is your guess of how many prescriptions are written each year in Rutherford County for emotional problems such as depression? One pharmacist friend estimates the number to be in the tens of thousands.

Are you looking for useful ways to volunteer? Do you want to invest in your community, but are unsure where your donations will do the most good? Would you like to know more about the services non-profit organizations in your community provide?  Read on to discover how you can make a differe…

Recently during our Tennessee House Insurance Committee chaired by Robin Smith we listened to testimony from Dr. Lawrence Van Horn, an Associate Professor of Management (Economics) and Executive Director of Health Affairs at Vanderbilt Owen Graduate School of Management.

“I am going to keep having fun every day I have left, because there is no other way of life. You just have to decide whether you are a Tigger or an Eeyore.” – Randy Pausch

One of the more profitable areas of pharmaceutical sales is in over-the-counter pain relievers. I recently took a glance at the shelves of a local Murfreesboro pharmacy to count the number of retail pain reliever products that were available. I stopped counting when I realized the final tall…

“Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence.” ― John Adams

After more rain early in the week we have a cold front coming through that could bring a chance of snow showers again around midweek. 

Are you looking for useful ways to volunteer? Do you want to invest in your community, but are unsure where your donations will do the most good? Would you like to know more about the services non-profit organizations in your community provide? Read on to discover how you can make a differen…