Read more about the article Outpatient Parenteral Therapy. Can a patient receive intravenous medications while commuting?
Outpatient Parenteral Therapy. Can a patient receive intravenous medications while commuting?

Outpatient Parenteral Therapy. Can a patient receive intravenous medications while commuting?

Outpatient parenteral therapy is when a patient receives intravenous medications while commuting. They don’t require an admission unless their condition worsens. Outpatient parenteral treatment is becoming a standard of care…

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Read more about the article Hydroxyurea fixed moderate dose. Who benefits from it?
Hydroxyurea fixed moderate dosing. Who benefits from it?

Hydroxyurea fixed moderate dose. Who benefits from it?

There’s no doubt that hydroxyurea has revolutionised the way clinicians manage patients living with sickle cell disease. It is the primary therapy of choice among this population in high-income countries.…

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Read more about the article To stay healthy, here are 12 tips.
To stay healthy should be everybody’s priority: however, current evidence shows otherwise. About a billion people globally are malnourished. As some strive to find what to eat, others eat in excesses and become overweight.

To stay healthy, here are 12 tips.

To stay healthy should be everybody’s priority: however, current evidence shows otherwise. About a billion people globally are malnourished. As some strive to find what to eat, others eat in…

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Read more about the article Tuskegee Syphilis Study. The brutal human experiment left a withering mark on African Americans.
Tuskegee Syphilis Study. The brutal human experiment left a withering mark on African Americans. Credit: National Archives

Tuskegee Syphilis Study. The brutal human experiment left a withering mark on African Americans.

In the Tuskegee Syphilis Study, the principal investigators recruited 399 African American men with syphilis and 201 without syphilis to be control subjects. They monitored the 600 men and assessed…

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Read more about the article The Perfect Flu Tablets. They contain paracetamol and other medications.
The Perfect Flu Tablets. They contain paracetamol and other medications.

The Perfect Flu Tablets. They contain paracetamol and other medications.

Flu tablets – for cough and colds – are some of the most used over-the-counter medications globally. Well, people often suffer from influenza, coryza, and coughs from respiratory allergens and…

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Read more about the article Hydroxyurea dosage. Prescribe it the right way!
Hydroxyurea dosage remains a challenging phenomenon for a drug that has changed how we manage sickle cell disease.

Hydroxyurea dosage. Prescribe it the right way!

Hydroxyurea dosage remains a challenging phenomenon for a drug that has changed how we manage sickle cell disease. We’ve extensively discussed hydroxyurea in sickle cell disease through a series of…

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Read more about the article Podcasts. Why you should embrace them.
Embrace podcasts because technology has permanently changed the way we listen to radio stations. Podcasts no longer deliver content; they extend to creative and responsive duties.

Podcasts. Why you should embrace them.

Podcasts provide the convenience of listening to your favourite programmes on the go. You don’t need to disrupt your routine to catch that fascinating program when you can listen to…

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Read more about the article We combine drugs when treating cancer. Why?
we combine drugs when treating cancers to achieve a maximal cell kill for the toxicity range the patient can tolerate without compromising the dosing of each medication.

We combine drugs when treating cancer. Why?

There’s no doubt cancer is one of the most notorious diseases that humans suffer. Cancer inflicts pain in all its aspects for both those who survive it and those that…

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