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Jun 2020

Douglas Pharmaceuticals donates $9m to Starship

A family of lifelike medical manikins that can cry and cough have pulled in the largest ever donation to Auckland's Starship national children's hospital - $9 million. The gift from a family trust associated with New Zealand medicines firm Douglas Pharmaceuticals has been used to set up an endowment fund for training children's health workers on the high-tech manikins. Read More >
05
Jun 2020

Dr Stewart Jessamine dies suddenly

Dr Stewart Jessamine died suddenly on Thursday, February 7. Read More >
05
Jun 2020

Use of NSAIDs and COVID-19

March 20, 2020 –Consumer healthcare products industry body, the New Zealand Self-Medication Industry Association (SMI), endorses the latest communication and stance from the World Health Organization (WHO) in relation to the suitability of ibuprofen as part of the treatment arsenal for the symptoms of COVID-19. Read More >