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World Pharmacist Day 2019: Theme and significance of day that marks importance of medicine experts
World

World Pharmacist Day 2019: Theme and significance of day that marks importance of medicine experts

World Pharmacist Day 2019: With an objective to create awareness about the role of a pharmacist and highlight the importance of medicine experts, 25 September is celebrated as World Pharmacist Day every year.

MHT CET 2019: Maharashtra State Common Entrance Test Cell extends date for engineering and pharmacy courses to today
India

MHT CET 2019: Maharashtra State Common Entrance Test Cell extends date for engineering and pharmacy courses to today

The Maharashtra State Common Entrance Test Cell has extended the date for the admission process for the engineering and pharmacy courses till today.

Its high time females are included in science studies urges scientist Rebecca Shanksy
science

Its high time females are included in science studies urges scientist Rebecca Shanksy

Medicines in women work differently than on men and it is necessary that studies are conducted to suit both genders.

Amazon to buy online drugstore PillPack to possibly enter the pharmacy market
News & Analysis

Amazon to buy online drugstore PillPack to possibly enter the pharmacy market

Amazon is vying for a share of what is a more than $450 billion total US prescription drug market,

Private Healthcare in India Part III: Enforcing Clinical Establishment Act, capping drug costs can help regulate, reduce hospital bills
India

Private Healthcare in India Part III: Enforcing Clinical Establishment Act, capping drug costs can help regulate, reduce hospital bills

Clinical Establishment Act requires the Centre to set a range of rates for healthcare services. But neither the central nor any state govt has done so.

Private Healthcare in India Part I: Artificially-inflated cost of medicine, consumables make non-govt hospitals inaccessible to most
India

Private Healthcare in India Part I: Artificially-inflated cost of medicine, consumables make non-govt hospitals inaccessible to most

Inflated medical bills, artificially increased costs of medical supplies and consumables have hampered access to private healthcare in India.

Crowded hospitals, overworked doctors hurting patients: Average consultation time in India among the worst
India

Crowded hospitals, overworked doctors hurting patients: Average consultation time in India among the worst

Doctors across the country are increasingly overworked, with the result that the average consultation time accorded to a patient is on the decline, a report published in the online medical journal BMJ Open has said

New pharma policy will make drugs cheaper but accessibility remains a concern
India

New pharma policy will make drugs cheaper but accessibility remains a concern

According to the newly proposed draft national pharmaceutical policy, the government plans to cap trade margins to make drugs cheaper, replace brand names with names of salts or generic drugs, clamp down on unfair marketing practices and give a boost to local manufacturing to reduce dependence on imports.

Medicine shops to remain shut today: Chemists protest against 'stringent' rules sale of drugs
India

Medicine shops to remain shut today: Chemists protest against 'stringent' rules sale of drugs

The chemists are also opposing online pharmacy, which they say, poses a threat to their business.

Five children, among 8, killed in medical store fire in Mumbai's Andheri suburb
India

Five children, among 8, killed in medical store fire in Mumbai's Andheri suburb

Eight persons were killed on Thursday during a major fire that engulfed a medical store in Mumbai's Andheri suburb, an official said, reported The Hindu.

Healthcare startup CareOnGo brings 'pharmalytics' to traditional pharmacies
Startup

Healthcare startup CareOnGo brings 'pharmalytics' to traditional pharmacies

The prime focus of CareOnGo is to allow pharmacies to shift from blind inventory to managed inventory.

Why are docs raging against Aamir's generics proposal?
Economy

Why are docs raging against Aamir's generics proposal?

The reality is that apart from doctors in government hospitals, private doctors often do not suggest generic drugs because there are no kickbacks or incentives involved from pharma companies.

That Google+ Invite May Be Spam: Sophos
News & Analysis

That Google+ Invite May Be Spam: Sophos

Facebook might have its fair share of spam but newly launched Google+, the social networking service is not being spared.

Datacraft To Connect Retail Pharmacy Chain
Biztech

Datacraft To Connect Retail Pharmacy Chain

Revamped infrastructure aims to link up retail outlets located in Rural India.