Saturday, October 20, 2018
The Association of Community Pharmacists of Nigeria has expressed its readiness to collaborate with the National Agency for Food and Drugs Administration and Control, to tackle the menace posed by dealers in fake drugs in the country.The association, through...
THE Healthcare Providers Association of Nigeria, HCPAN, has appealed to the 8th National Assembly to review the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, Act with a view to making the Scheme more accessible to Nigerians.The Association, however, decried what it...
The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria has sealed about 321 premises in Bayelsa for varying noticeable infractions, including sale of medicines without following due process.The News Agency of Nigeria reports that Bayelsa is the 28th state the council is carrying...
The Nigerian Medical Association has urged politicians to guard their utterances so as to avoid a possible eruption of political violence and an attendant crisis that may be beyond the capacity of the health sector. The NMA said this in...
Hundreds of African Medical Laboratory Scientists will this year storm Abuja for its 2018 edition of the African Society for Laboratory Medicine Conference, ASLM, billed to hold in December. The theme of the conference is ‘Preventing and Controlling the...
The National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, last week destroyed a variety of counterfeit, fake, expired and unwholesome products including controlled drugs such as codeine containing cough syrup and tramadol, at the Bajoga Road Dump...
*PSN, NMA resolve to end interprofessional rivalry A new study from the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill has revealed that antimalarial and antibiotics are medicines most commonly sold in substandard or falsified conditions in developing countries. The researchers, who...
Leaders of the Nigerian Medical Association and the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria have agreed to put an end to the conflict between both organisations and to work together for the benefit of the health sector. The bodies made this decision...
The Ophthalmological Society of Nigeria OSN will be holding her 43rd Annual General Meeting and Annual conference in Abuja.According to the Local Organizing Committee, as part of the Pre-conference activity and Corporate social responsibility, 150 free eye(cataract)surgeries will be...
Health workers under the aegis of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) and Assembly of Healthcare Professional Associations (AHPA) have petitioned President Muhammed Buhari rejecting the 2014 report of Yayale Ahmed Presidential Committee of Experts on Professional Relationships in the...