Pharmacy Daily headlines (3548 found)

Thu 22 Jul 10

Fat chance of weight loss

RESEARCH released last week at the 11th International Congress on Obesity in Stockholm, Sweden has found no evidence that slimming supplements help with weight loss.

Thu 22 Jul 10

NZ pharmacy primary care

NEW Zealand publicly listed pharmacy group Pharmacybrands has signalled an intention to look for “opportunities to provide a broader range of primary care services funded through our network of pharmacies”.

Wed 21 Jul 10

Robotics supplier collapses

AUSTRALIAN pharmacy automation specialist Gollmann Bouw has failed, with an external administrator appointed to the company last week.

Tue 20 Jul 10

Amcal’s new Private Range

PHARMACY giant Amcal is set to kick-off a new chapter in its business, with the launch of its new look Private Label Range.

Tue 20 Jul 10

AACP welcomes HMR move

THE Australian Association of Consultant Pharmacy says the foreshadowed changes to the Home Medicines Review model (PD 13 May) are likely to create the opportunity for more HMRs.

Mon 19 Jul 10

AHPRA faces challenges

AHPRA is calling for industry patience as it begins to implement a series of ‘solutions’ designed to deal with its start-up “teething problems”.

Fri 16 Jul 10

PSA support presentations

THE Pharmaceutical Society of Australia has released a new range of presentation packs for members, which promote greater community interaction and support.

Fri 16 Jul 10

Indigenous health group

TODAY marks the commencement of a new national body titled, the ‘Indigenous Allied Health Australia Incorporated’ (IAHA).

Thu 15 Jul 10

Second H1N1 wave alert

VIROLOGISTS believe that the world is still under threat of a further pandemic H1N1 outbreak, with eminent members of the Hygiene Council last night warning that a second wave of infection across the globe is likely.

Thu 15 Jul 10

Sigma issues profit warning

SIGMA Pharmaceuticals this morning confirmed that its full year profit is likely to be as much as a third lower than previously expected, due to the performance of its generics business, “the continuing volatility of the industry generally” and significant one-off corporate costs incurred due to consideration of the takeover proposal from its South African suitor Aspen Pharmacare.

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