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More hope for hypertensive patients!!!

blood pressureFDA Approves Adempas FDA Approves Adempas to Treat Pulmonary Hypertension The U.S. Food and Drug Administration today approved Adempas (riociguat) to treat adults with

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THERE IS HOPE NOW!!!

menopause– Pfizer Inc. says it has gained U.S. approval for a drug designed to treat menopause-related hot flashes and potentially prevent osteoporosis in postmenopausal women who

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here comes the first Pre-surgical breast cancer drug

breastGenentech, a member of the Roche Group (SIX: RO, ROG; OTCQX: RHHBY), today announced that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) granted accelerated approval of

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Healthcare providers please take note

Common Diabetes Drugs May Carry Risk, Study Suggests

Diabetes patients who take drugs called sulfonylureas as an initial therapy have a higher risk of death than

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A GLIMPSE ON HOPE!!!

Nail Fungus Drug Might Help Against HIV, Study Suggests

A common drug used to treat nail fungus may hold promise against HIV, the virus that causes AIDS, according

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Pharmacist, is it safe…my eyes are important to me

Statins Linked to Raised Risk of Cataracts in Study

The statin medications that millions of adults take to lower their cholesterol levels may also raise their

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THIS IS WHY THEY ARE CALLED “AMERICANS”….THEY LIGHT UP A CANCER CELL!!!

jim olsonJim Olson, brain cancer researcher

Developing innovative approaches to brain cancer

When Dr. Jim Olson finished his university studies more than two decades ago, he was consumed by an important question: Would it be possible to light up a cancer cell?

If so, Olson suspected it could improve the results of many cancer surgeries. When surgeons remove a tumor, it can be hard to identify where

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WHICH ONE BE MERS-CoV …GOD HELP US!!!

Middle East respiratory syndrome coronavirus (MERS-CoV) – update

MIDDLE EASDisease Outbreak News

WHO has been informed of an additional 18 new laboratory-confirmed cases including

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Vitamin B Supplements May Guard Against Stroke

Taking vitamin B supplements may help reduce your risk of stroke, a new review shows.

Previous research has yielded conflicting findings about

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KUKERE…HERE WE GO AGAIN!!!

Jonathan Promises To Resolve Problems in Health Sector

President Goodluck Jonathan has promised to tackle the problems plaguing the health sector of the nation.

Inaugurating the presidential committee of experts on

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Half of People With High Blood Pressure Don’t Know It

blood pressureHigh blood pressure, also known as hypertension, is common around the world and the leading cause of heart disease, but many people are unaware that

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AS PHARMACIST, ARE WE OUR OWN PROBLEM?

                                              AS PHARMACIST, ARE WE OUR OWN PROBLEM?

    Since e the inception of pharmacy practice in Nigeria, can we as pharmacist proudly tell ourselves that we are where we ought to be at this time. The question that has bedeviled that pharmacy practice for so long is this

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