https://www.healthcentral.com/author/frieda-wiley

Frieda Wiley, PharmD

Medical Reviewer

Frieda Wiley, PharmD, RPh is clinical pharmacist, contract medical writer, and consultant. She has written for numerous publications, including WebMD, Arthritis Today, US News & World Report, Everyday Health, CostCo Connection, iQ by Intel, and MedPage Today. You can follow her on Twitter.

Latest by Frieda Wiley, PharmD

cannabis plants
Treatment

Medical Cannabis for Chronic Pain

Is medical cannabis really effective for chronic pain? The short answer: Yes. Here's what you should know.

Senior woman receiving a flu shot at the pharmacy.
Treatment

Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia and Vaccines

Both chronic lymphocytic leukemia and its treatments can weaken the immune system. Patients should get flu and pneumonia vaccines, but may need to avoid others.