Tag archive for ‘Medicine’
By admin On Wednesday, November 16th, 2016
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Pharmacy Technicians in the Healthcare System: Roles, Responsibilities & Challenges

The Pharmacy Technician obviously plays a very important role in providing pharmaceutical care to patients. This role often expands in the face of personnel inadequacy in the healthcare delivery, sometimes up to More...

By Solomon Ojigbo On Monday, November 14th, 2016

FirstWord Pharma Daily News Round-Up Video for November 10, 2016

The FirstWord Pharma Daily News Round-Up Video gives a recap of the latest pharmaceutical and biotechnology news. Stay abreast of the key industry news each day. Today’s video highlights include AstraZeneca, More...

By admin On Monday, April 18th, 2016

Merck Diabetes and Hypertension Awards to be rolled out in African and Asian Universities as part of Merck Capacity Advancement Program

Merck Diabetes Award willl be rolled out in 30 African and asian Universities aims to create Diabetes experts platform across the continents Merck anounces the winner of Merck Diabetes Award for UAE Merck Diabetes More...

By Adebayo Oladejo On Friday, April 8th, 2016

Community Pharmacy in Oyo State no longer business as usual – Pharm. Salako

Pharm. Margaret Bolanle Salako is the immediate past chairman, Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria (ACPN), Oyo State Chapter. A merit award and national merit award winner of both the Pharmaceutical More...

By admin On Friday, April 8th, 2016

Effective health care delivery at the grassroots: The PHC challenge

The Federal Government recently announced of Nigeria plans to establish one Primary Healthcare Centre (PHC) in each ward across the country. Nigeria’s Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, while speaking More...

By Solomon Ojigbo On Monday, March 30th, 2015

Roche in 60 seconds

Roche is a frontrunner in research-focused healthcare with mixed strengths in prescription drugs and diagnostics. Roche is the world’s largest biotech firm, with actually differentiated medicines in oncology, More...

By admin On Monday, May 12th, 2014

MedXGuide (Ways To Good Health)

This handbook focuses mainly on some ways to good health through healthcare delivery facilities and interventions. Such facilities like hospitals, clinics, medical centres and community pharmacies provide access More...

By admin On Friday, December 6th, 2013

Stroke is medical illness, not spiritual attack – Dr. Gbiri

By Adebayo Oladejo As Nigeria joined the rest of the world to mark this year’s World Stroke Day on October 29 a neuro-physiotherapist and lecturer in the Department of Physiotherapy, College of Medicine, University More...

By admin On Wednesday, August 28th, 2013

Understanding Human Papilloma Virus (HPV)

  (By Pharm. Ifeoma Anyanechi – Nworgu) After a year and half of marriage, Jane had her first gynecologic exam, including a pap smear. The gynecologist found something that worried her and recommended More...

By Solomon Ojigbo On Monday, June 3rd, 2013

The Drugs We Wash Away: Pharmaceuticals, Drinking Water and the Environment

You may have read in the press about medicines, like antibiotics and the pill, being found in rivers and lakes, and even in drinking water. Is this true? How do drugs get there, and do they have effects? Is there More...

By Solomon Ojigbo On Thursday, April 14th, 2011

About Us – ADDS Prescription drugs

ADDS Prescription drugs, privately funded by Encinal Pharmaceutical Funding, LLC, is a biopharmaceutical firm specialised within the improvement of optimized medicines utilizing its diversified supply applied sciences More...