Pharmacy

Pharmacies face first lawsuit for role in opioid crisis

CLEVELAND (AP) – So many prescription pain relievers were distributed in Lake County, Ohio, between 2012 and 2016, that the amount was equivalent to 265 tablets for each resident. Just south, the flood of prescription opioids over the same period amounted to 400 pills for every inhabitant of Trumbull County. Lawyers say efforts to address […]

Health science

Voters to decide on 8 constitutional amendments, 3 New Caney ISD board seats

Monday, October 4 is the last day to register to vote in the November 2 Texas Constitutional Amendment election, in which voters across the state of Texas will have the opportunity to vote on eight proposed constitutional amendments. Meanwhile, voters living in New Caney ISD will vote for three seats on the board. To be […]

Medical science

US Senator Paul dismisses Biden’s HHS secretary for lack of medical or scientific knowledge and for insulting those who believe in natural immunity

President Joe Biden’s top health official, who is neither a doctor nor a scientist, refused to apologize for calling people who have hesitated to get their COVID-19 vaccine ‘flat land’ . According to the Washington Times, US Department of Health and Human Services Secretary Xavier Becerra recently advocated for increased vaccination rates at a forum […]

Medical drugs

United Arab Emirates becomes second country in the world to approve the use of the first and only drug for the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease

The photo has been used for illustration purposes only. Gulf Today, journalist The United Arab Emirates became the second country in the world to approve the registration and use of Biogen’s Aduhelm (aducanumab), the first and only drug for the treatment of early stages of Alzheimer’s disease. The United Arab Emirates Department of Health and […]

Pharmacy

India Becomes World’s Greatest Achievement Pharmacy: WHO’s Top Scientist

Covid infections in India are on the decline (File) New Delhi: India, becoming the world’s pharmacy, is one of its greatest achievements over the past 75 years, said Soumya Swaminathan, Chief Scientist of the World Health Organization (WHO), while listing the country’s health care achievements. Dr Swaminathan, who was speaking at NDTV’s Swasth Bharat, Sampann […]

Health science

Nadra certificates to be accepted in UK – Pakistan

KARACHI: UK’s Covid-19 rules will change on Monday, removing the ‘Amber List’ designation altogether and allowing anyone vaccinated anywhere with any of the four London-approved vaccines to travel to the UK without quarantine or self-isolation. In addition, Pakistani vaccine certificates will be accepted by the UK, although Chinese vaccines still are not. This was confirmed […]