疫苗安全问题将阻碍中国疾病控制工作

Leading into this year’s World Immunization Week, China’s National Health and Family Planning Commission (NHFPC) has expressed concern that recent vaccine safety scares will offset its achievements in limiting infectious disease...

新的研究结果质疑一种治疗流感的药物价值

A new analysis has reported that the popular flu drug Tamiflu did not prevent the spread of flu or reduce dangerous complications, and only slightly alleviated flu symptoms. The analysis, conducted by The Cochrane Collaboration, also claime...

香港酮康唑口服类药物登记注销

The Department of Health (DH) today (February 27) drew the public’s attention to the decision of the Pharmacy and Poisons (Registration of Pharmaceutical Products and Substances: Certification of Clinical Trial/Medicinal Test) Committ...

避免未经注册和不正确标记的中成药

The Department of Health (DH) today (February 26) urged members of the public to stop using two proprietary Chinese medicines (pCms), namely Japan The First Brand – Heart Tonic Pills and Feng Shou Brand – Shu Chin Chih Tung Kao ...

中国饮食中铝含量过多

It was recently found that more than 30 percent of Chinese people’s diets contain more aluminum than recommended.  40 percent of the excess aluminum is found in flour, with the primary contributor being the alum mixed with it.  It is c...

改善大脑健康的四个要素

There might not be one supplement that will whip your brain into fighting shape, but there are a number of realistic strategies that you can employ to improve brain health.  Outlined below are four key components to a healthier brain.  F...

亚洲营养品市场的投资机会

  The dietary supplement industry has been predicted to be the world’s fastest growing industry during the period from 2012 to 2017, according to Research and Markets. While the organization expects the North American market to acco...

Eli Lilly调查中国贪污贿赂案

United States pharmaceutical giant Eli Lilly and Co became the third foreign drug company to be hit with bribery and corruption scandals in China, joining Britain’s GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) and France’s Sanofi which faced similar ...

外国乳制品的在中国的地位受到打击

About 53.7 percent of survey respondents said their confidence in foreign milk products has been shaken by the Fonterra botulism scare, though another large group remains wary of domestic products, a survey said Tuesday. Conducted by the Ch...

More Chinese pharmacies stop selling bear bile

Eight Chinese pharmacy chains announced Thursday that they have stopped selling bear bile products, as they joined a campaign launched by an animal charity to end controversial bear farming. The eight chains, with 151 drugstores in Chengdu...