NO CREDIT TODAY, COME TOMORROW

The worst thing about Poverty is the helplessness; having a need and not being able to cater for that need. As a matter of fact, the shame of the reality of not having enough never actually arises until a need comes along and you cannot pay. But then again, depending on the necessity at hand, getting past the “shame phase” could be only a matter of seconds. Snapping back to reality to find possible means to solve the basic problem. Say for instance, a mother (let’s call her Mummy B) walks in to a Pharmacy to get medicine for her

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Routes of Drug administration: The Curious Case of 800mg Flagyl and a Baby

It is impossible to be prepared for everything! There’s always a joker to trump anything you have ever experienced and the community pharmacy experience is no exception. It was a lovely day at work and I was having a great time as the newest pharmacist in the building; especially considering the fact that just two days before, I had set a new record of the highest daily sales ever made by a locum pharmacist in their first week. This made me popular with the other pharmacists and support staff, everyone liked me and I was literally walking on air; well,

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Why You Must See A Pharmacist

The internship year for young professionals is usually filled with numerous experiences. It is usually a platform for demonstrating classroom knowledge in the real world and developing practical professional skills. It is a period of experiential practical training. I did my mandatory internship in a reputable teaching hospital in Nigeria. In fact, it’s the only hospital whose name is written in plural “hospitals complex”. As an intern, I was of value to both the patients and medical personnel. It’s a known fact that the hospital pharmacist is one of the overworked medical personnel in healthcare. A normal day for me

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