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Bowl of HYGEIA-THE TRUTH REVEALED

Bowl of HYGEIA-THE TRUTH REVEALED

DERIVATION  The “Bowl of Hygeia” symbol  is the most widely recognized international symbol of pharmacy.  In Greek mythology, Hygeia was the daughter and assistant of Aesculapius (sometimes spelled Asklepios), the God of Medicine and Healing.  Hygeia’s classical symbol was a bowl containing a medicinal potion with the serpent of Wisdom (or guardianship) partaking it.  This is the same serpen... »

Yali Entrepreneurial Training

Yali Entrepreneurial Training

  The YET (YALI Entrepreneurial Training) project opens on Nov. 28 and will run till September 2018. The YET project, funded by the PAS, is a series of trainings to be held every two months to enhance the entrepreneurial and leadership capacity of at least 600 YALI network members in Lagos. The training for this quarter will focus on: Ideas generation, discovering opportunities, etc., data us... »

PROFILE OF YPG President: Pharm. HANSON EKOMOBONG

PROFILE OF YPG President: Pharm. HANSON EKOMOBONG

  Hanson is a Clinical Pharmacist, Social Entrepreneur and Maternal and Child Health Advocate. He is the Founder and Executive Director of Safe Mother Safe Child Healthcare Africa Foundation #Smschafrica, Africa’s emerging non profit that currently employs 30 Young Pharmacists, 15 Medical Doctors and others. He is an ardent believer in Teamwork, Innovation, Strategic Planning and Result drive... »

FG appoints Professor Adeyeye as substantive DG of NAFDAC.

FG appoints Professor Adeyeye as substantive DG of NAFDAC.

FG appoints Professor Adeyeye as substantive DG of NAFDAC. Professor Moji Christianah Adeyeye, the wife of Senator Olusola Adeyeye representing Osun Central constituency at the National Assembly, has been appointed as the Director-General of the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control, NAFDAC, by the Federal Government, Nigeria’s burgeoning online integrated media, ALEDEH can ... »

Internship vacancies!!!!

Internship vacancies!!!!

I N T E R N S H I P A P P L I C A T I O N S . 1. Bowen 2. FMC owerri 3. Military Hospital (army).   BOWEN CALLS FOR APPLICATION The Bowen University Teaching Hospital (BUTH), Ogbomoso hereby invites applications from suitable qualified candidates for appointment into the position of Intern-Pharmacist Candidate must possess a degree from a recognized University the professional council Applica... »

UNIJOS WINS DEBATE COMPETITION AT PANS CONVENTION (SYNERGY ’17).

UNIJOS WINS DEBATE COMPETITION AT PANS CONVENTION (SYNERGY ’17).

The debate featured all pharmacy schools present at the convention except for UYO whose speakers were unavoidably absent.The programme began at 10:28am with two judges,one from faculty of law and the other from the department of pharmaceutical microbiology and biotechnology. 20 speakers debated with the equal division of chief and supporting speakers. As for the modalities,the chief and supporting... »

Who remembers Emperor Shen Nung?

Who remembers Emperor Shen Nung?

Shen Nung, the Father of Chinese medicine (approximately 2695 BCE) noted for tasting 365 herbs and dying from a toxic overdose, also wrote the treatise On Herbal Medical Experiment Poisons. This treatise was later expanded by countless generations of doctors and is a main reason why knowledge of remedial herbs is so expansive in China. According to legend, Shen Nung is the father of Chinese medici... »

Football updates-Synergy2017

Football updates-Synergy2017

The sporting activities for the 42nd PANS national convention commenced with football matches played today at Stadium beside sport complex. The football fixtures include: OAU vs OOU. 1pm UNIBEN vs UNN 4pm UNIUYO vs ABU. 4pm UDUS vs UNIORIN 4pm. The first football match- OAU vs OOU kicked off at 2:26pm.it was established that OOU defeated OAU with 3 goals to 1 the last time the two teams met.Fiftee... »

Monkey pox FAQ

Monkey pox FAQ

FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS ABOUT MONKEYPOX VIRUS What is Monkeypox virus? Monkeypox virus is a zoonotic virus (an animal virus that can be transmitted to human). It causes a disease that is similar to smallpox, but with a lower death rate and milder rash. When was Monkeypox virus discovered? It was first discovered in Copenhagen, Denmark in 1958 in monkeys and later discovered in humans in the Dem... »

Stress Management

Stress Management

Stress is a state of mental or emotional strain or suspense; it is a difficulty that causes worry or emotional tension. Stress can sometimes be a positive state that compels you to achieve or flee trouble, but medically stress comes with it’s various (negative) impacts on your health. DEALING WITH STRESS Are there ways in which we can burst or master stress? Experts say you need to engage in... »