Pilot Injection Pen Recycling Scheme Launched In UK

A pilot recycling scheme for injection pens is being trialled at pharmacies around the UK, the Pharmaceutical Journal reports. The Danish multinational healthcare company Novo Nordisk launched the PenCycle scheme, which enables users of their FlexPen and Flextouch...

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Who Invented The Tablet?

The history of the tablet goes back much further than you would expect and was initially developed in Ancient Egypt, according to retired pharmacist and pill historian George Griffenhagen.

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Most African Nations Miss Covid Vaccination Goal

All but 15 of Africa’s 54 nations have been unable to achieve the goal of fully vaccinating ten per cent of their populations against Covid-19 by now, the United Nations has revealed. The World Health Assembly had set a global goal of every country getting at least...

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What Was The First Modern Medicine?

The modern world of pharmaceutical distribution is constantly changing and rapidly evolving, as our knowledge of how our bodies work and how different medical compounds react to them evolve as well.

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