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Georgea Pasedis, PharmD, RPh

Georgea Pasedis, PharmD, RPh

Georgea Pasedis, PharmD, RPh, is a pharmacist and nutraceuticals-meets-pharmaceuticals integration expert. She earned her doctor of pharmacy degree from Massachusetts College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences in Boston and is currently finishing her MBA from Quinnipiac University. Pasedis has extensive experience working in cross-functional roles between business and medicine, holding positions in marketing, regulatory affairs and medical affairs specializing in oncology, ophthalmics and cardiovascular disease. Pasedis is a certified member of the Academy of Managed Care Pharmacy (AMCP) and American Society of Health System Pharmacists (ASHP). She has delivered hundreds of lectures around the world on nutraceuticals and pharmaceuticals integration and managed care. Pasedis sits on the Board of Trustees for the Hellenic Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, and is a member of the Board of Trustees for the Women’s Hellenic Benevolent Association.
Can Kissing Lead to the Incurable Cold Sore?

Viruses are spread from person to person through the exchange of bodily fluids. Even an innocent kiss can transfer millions of bacteria, according to a study in Microbiome

This makes cold sores among the top conditions for which people head to the pharmacy counter to seek help from their pharmacist. 

Kissing and sharing personal items can easily spread cold sores, but there is a lot of misinformation about these sores and how to deal with the symptoms.