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Aspen a significant contributor at investment conference

A significant contributor to the investment commitment at the recent Presidential Investment Conference was South Africa and the southern hemisphere’s largest pharmaceutical manufacturer, Aspen Pharmacare.

Pharma Dynamics launches new allergy treatment in SA

Pharma Dynamics has launched a new over-the-counter product, called Nexa AllerShield, which contains cellulose powder that literally ‘shields’ the nasal membrane of patients from nasal allergens.

Acitop packaging gets a facelift

Acitop, the well-known cold sore and fever blister medication marketed by iNova Pharmaceuticals, has undergone a change of packaging.

Corporations failing children with HIV

Doctors Without Borders/Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF) is spearheading a campaign of criticism about the way multinational corporations have been dragging feet instead of developing HIV drugs for children.

Six questions entrepreneurs need to ask when selecting a medical aid

Part of making sure that you give the best of yourself to your new business is to make sure you’re in good health.

ISAAC says: Asthma is increasing in SA

Asthma death rates in South Africa remain among the highest in the world, according to the 2018 Global Asthma Report. Globally, an estimated 339 million people are affected.