STL Pharmacist Volume 2 Number 2

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New Seal of Approval Relieves Consumer Doubt About Skin Care Product Claims (Pharmacist Edition)

Personal care in Canada is a $5.0 billion industry that offers thousands of competing products, many of which make skin care-related claims. A new paradigm for reviewing non-prescription products.
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New Developments in Hormonal Therapy for Acne (Pharmacist Edition)

Oral contraceptives (OCs) have been used for many years by dermatologists as a treatment option for women with acne. The proven therapeutic benefits of OCs extend a valuable alternative to physicians for the treatment of acne.
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External Genital Warts (Pharmacist Edition)

Human papillomavirus (HPV) is a very common sexually transmitted disease that is associated with a number of benign, premalignant, and frankly malignant lesions of the anogenital tract. Various treatments as well as new vaccines for HPV are discussed.