The HSV-1 herpes virus affects 67% of people globally under the age of 50.
The ultimate choice for women who want comfort and flexibility when expressing milk, is the Lansinoh® 2-in-1 Double Electric Breast Pump which features 3 pumping styles and 8 customisable suction levels.
Empagliflozin proven to improve clinical outcomes in real world practice across a broad spectrum of cardiovascular risk
The most recent 2018 treatment recommendations from the American Diabetes Association are that, after considering drug specific and patient factors, treatment for people with atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) should begin with lifestyle management and metformin and subsequently incorporate an agent proven to reduce major adverse cardiovascular events and/or cardiovascular mortality.
Aspen Pharmacare, South Africa’s leading JSE-listed pharmaceutical company, is pleased to announce the launch of Emdolten®, a Dolutegravir-based triple combination anti-retroviral (ARV) treatment option.
Partnership brings established international brand to South African consumers with complementary barrier and cleansing presentations for dry skins.
Improving access to breast care nurses for all women is a priority in the South African breast health arena. Nurses are urged to sign up to a new, progressive online education portal which aims to make that possible, both in the public and private healthcare sectors.
It is estimated that three-and-a-half million South Africans (about 6% of the population), reported in 2012, suffer from diabetes and there are many more who remain undiagnosed.
Knife’s investment in PharmaScout will accelerate product rollout to pharmacies, medical practitioners and pharmaceutical warehouses and enhance new product development for the international market.
EXPERTS CALL FOR NATIONWIDE ADOPTION OF BUGWISE APP AMONG GPs TO KEEP ANTIBIOTIC RESISTANCE IN CHECK
Amid increased reporting of antibiotic resistance (ABR) worldwide, local health experts have called on South African doctors to more fully participate in and support efforts aimed at curbing the growing threat of antibiotic resistant superbugs in our country.
Muscle strain or spasm caused by injury, sport or work related accidents can be effectively relieved using South Africa’s most prescribed muscle relaxant brand, Norflex®.
With modern day stress and fast pace living, it is difficult to maintain high levels of energy necessary to keep going all day long. NRF B-Complex fizzy is a delicious, cranberry flavoured effervescent tablet with antioxidants which helps to boost energy effectively. A tablet should be taken daily in half a glass of water.
Novartis South Africa aims to continue building on local partnerships and health development initiatives, following the appointment of Dr. Mahomed (Mo) Kadwa as the company’s new Chief Executive Officer: Novartis South Africa and Head: Southern African Countries.
Warranties on medical devices could save the country – and taxpayers – millions in negligence claims
South Africa has a unique opportunity to become the global leader in the regulation of warranties for medical devices.
In recognition of the critical role that South African doctors play in the healthy functioning of South African society, 16 November has been declared national Doctors Day.
Novartis has made a donation of medicines to the value of One Million Rands as a contribution towards the recent Cholera outbreak in Zimbabwe’s capital city of Harare which has so far claimed the lives of 49 people in the capital city, five more in Buhera more recently and left 10 000 infected.