TJ-SP authorizes domestic cultivation of cannabis for therapeutic purposes

Based on the principle of human dignity and the right to life and health, the 3rd Chamber of Criminal Law of the Court of Justice of São Paulo granted a safe-conduct to a man to grow cannabis sativa for the extraction of cannabidiol oil, used in the medical treatment of your child. 123RFAuthorities are prevented […]

Personnel – New CEO for Merz Consumer Care

share post Xenia Barth (photo) is now responsible for Merz Consumer Care GmbH, a company of the Merz Group, as CEO and Managing Director. Most recently, the 47-year-old was Managing Director at Reckitt Germany. She left the company to pursue other career paths. At Reckitt, manufacturer of cleaning products and household goods, Barth was responsible […]

Opioid industry targets countries like Brazil – 04/28/2022 – Equilíbrio e Saúde

The synthetic opioid industry has been striving to increase the market for these drugs in developing countries, such as Brazil, says physician Adriane Fugh-Berman, professor in the department of pharmacology and physiology at Georgetown University in Washington, DC. To that end, companies have used strategies similar to those that led the United States to face […]

10 years after the end – is the big comeback coming? An overview

The drugstore chain Schlecker used to be an integral part of every town or village. But 10 years ago it went bankrupt. Now an investor wants to bring the brand back. Everyone used to know the name Schlecker. In almost every municipality in Germany, the shop lettering with the logo hung at least once, white […]

Experts advocate vaccinating seniors against various diseases

The Portuguese Society of Geriatrics and Gerontology (SPGG) defended the vaccination of the elderly against COVID-19, flu, pneumonia, whooping cough and herpes-zoster, to strengthen the immune system in the fight against these diseases that can be fatal in advanced ages. Marking the World Day of the Elderly, which was celebrated yesterday, October 28, SPGG produced […]