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Bizcommunity and NSP Consultants congratulate BizListing winners!

Congratulations to the SME companies who have won full-page BizListing entries in Bizcommunity's business directory...

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Pure Zone: 'Stick on' hygiene that inhibits the development of bacteria and coronaviruses

In the wake of the Covid-19 pandemic, citizens of the world have been forced to become more hygiene conscious. And an innovative new product called Pure Zone is now adding an extra layer of protection to surfaces all over South Africa and the world...

Issued by Pure Clean Zone 23 Oct 2020

CannAfrica begins store rollout with first opening in Cape Town

CannAfrica is the lifestyle brand of Labat Healthcare, which is the retail division of the first JSE-listed cannabis company, Labat Africa...

21 Oct 2020

India and SA request waiver of Trips Agreement for Covid-19 treatment

South Africa and India are seeking a waiver of the global agreement on IP rights to enable access to Covid-19 treatments, but more would need to be done in SA on a practical level to make this effective

By Tim Ball 19 Oct 2020

Uber Eats now offers medicine deliveries in SA

Uber Eats has partnered with Medicare to provide users with access to over-the-counter medication for delivery through the Uber Eats app...

15 Oct 2020

Technology improves Good Pharmacy Practice

The Covid-19 pandemic has highlighted the importance of a well-functioning pharmaceutical services sector, especially in developing societies such as South Africa...

14 Oct 2020

MSD signs voluntary licensing agreements for HIV drug

MSD (a tradename of Merck & Co) has entered into non-exclusive voluntary licensing agreements with two generic manufacturers for doravirine (100 mg) - the company's oral non-nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor (NNRTI) indicated for the treatment of HIV-1 infection in adults...

5 Oct 2020

Weight gain worries for newer HIV treatment regimens

A new study led by Ezintsha, a University of the Witwatersrand-based HIV treatment research group, has revealed that newer antiretroviral (ARV) treatment regimens lead to worryingly high levels of weight gain, particularly in women....

By James Stent 2 Oct 2020

Pharmaceutical manufacturing companies must handle returned drugs better

Pharmaceutical manufacturers should focus on reducing faults and working closely with pharmacies to manage medicine stocks better...

By Mpho Sharon Makaleng 1 Oct 2020

Trust the experts and get Fuel4life!

The demands of the 21st century take their toll on all of us, and 2020 has been a year filled with additional pandemic curveballs we could never have dreamed, we'd have to face. The challenge of staying healthy has seen many scrambling for any form of vitamin and mineral supplementation available; this at a time where expert advice and quality products should be our top priority...

Issued by BIOPLUS® VIT-ALITY 30 Sep 2020

Honour the "brave": celebrating the next generation of healthcare professionals

Season 2 of 'Sponsors of Brave' is now open for nominations - calling all aspiring, current, or recently graduated and community service healthcare students boldly and bravely changing the world around them...

Issued by The SpaceStation 29 Sep 2020

It's a brave new (online) world... make your healthcare assets count

Ensuring that your digital assets, such as websites, social media pages and blogs, are seen by your target market really matters. Cingulate Marketing and Advertising shares valuable pointers on making...

Issued by Cingulate 29 Sep 2020

Why can't Africa manufacture the medicines it needs?

The Covid-19 pandemic exposed Africa's inadequate capabilities and capacity to manufacture and supply essential drugs and personal protective equipment (PPEs) needed to curb the disease...

By Janet Byaruhanga 28 Sep 2020

What South Africa is doing to protect and share traditional medicine resources

African traditional medicine is gaining attention and innovation interest despite the advances in modern medicine...

By Adeyemi Oladapo Aremu, Martha Pinkoane & Tozama Qwebani-Ogunleye 25 Sep 2020

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