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Over 12M e-prescriptions issued in Australia, says ADHA

While the federal government is not mandating clinicians across Australia to issue electronic prescriptions, its issuance has gone above 12 million, according to the Australian Digital Health Agency. WHY IT MATTERS As Australian patients have the option to forward their e-prescriptions to local pharmacies or use consumer medication management apps, e-prescriptions proved to be “especially… Read More »

J&J commits to end sale of opioids nationwide in $230 million settlement, New York AG says

New York State Attorney General, Letitia James, speaks during a news conference, to announce criminal justice reform in New York City, U.S., May 21, 2021. Brendan McDermid | Reuters New York Attorney General Letitia James announced on Saturday that Johnson & Johnson has agreed to end the manufacture and sale of opioids nationwide in a $… Read More »

Canadian firm works with controversial U.S. company to make ‘better’ COVID vaccine, but says Ottawa not interested

Breadcrumb Trail Links World Reopening Canada PostPandemic News National More Reopening Canada Health and Wellness Health Canadian Politics Canada ‘So far, the Canadian government hasn’t shown an inclination to talk to us about purchasing Canadian,” said Brad Sorenson, CEO of Providence Therapeutics Author of the article: Tom Blackwell Publishing date: May 25, 2021  •  14 hours… Read More »

‘Mucormycosis Is Caused Due to Misuse of Steroids’, Says AIIMS Director Randeep Guleria

New Delhi, May 15: All India Institute of Medical Sciences’ (AIIMS) Director Randeep Guleria on Saturday said misuse of steroids is a major cause behind mucormycosis. Guleria also urged the hospitals to follow protocols of infection control practices as secondary infections — fungal and bacterial — can be seen as the COVID-19 cases are increasing… Read More »