Picture this: It's 2 pm Sunday. The afternoon is grey with a dull sky threatening to rain. You're the only pharmacist on duty. And you're unwinding at the back of the dispensary. As you shiver from the unforgiving cold, you jump to the kettle to make yourself a cup of coffee. A black one with an invigorating aroma that wafts heavily through...
Top 10 prescription rules no one tells you about
I will never forget the day I almost had a brawl with a patient. Being a non-busy day, I was the only pharmacist by the dispensary with a few assistants. Mrs J came in with a prescription and here's what went on: “Hi, I need this medication for my son. Here is his prescription,” said Mrs J. After I had a quick look...
morning-after pill: everything you need to know about it
Morning-after pill. One of the famous drugs in history. You might have heard about it from your colleagues, friends or your partner. And you probably wonder: “What is this morning-after pill? And how does it work?.” Well, consider yourself lucky. Because today, I am going to deconstruct the world of this miracle pill. After reading this post, you will be fit enough to know: What...