A Quality Control Student’s Guide to Good Manufacturing Practices

To ensure that food and pharmaceutical products meet high quality standards before they reach the public, Global agencies, which oversee the licensing and sale of such products, put Good Manufacturing…

Industry Experts Raise Red Flag on Wikipedia Drug Entries

Over the last few decades, the internet has been at the epicenter of some of the biggest medical misinformation scandals we have ever seen. Whether concerned parents shared discredited vaccine…

The Frightening Truth about Psychiatric Drugs

Psychiatric drugs are often used to treat the symptoms of mental disorders. Studies have shown that the use of psychiatric drugs has increased substantially in Canada and the US over…

What Food Safety Experts Should Know About Handling Pet Food

Everyone knows that there are several food handling principles that should be followed to ensure your food is safe and contaminant-free. However, what many people don’t realize is that these…

The Truth about Aspartame and Other Artificial Sweeteners

Aspartame is a food additive that is made of two amino acids called phenylalanine and aspartic acid, as well as the alcohol, methanol. This product is known as a low-calorie…

How Pharma Fights Back Against Drug-Resistant Superbugs

The term “superbug” refers to bacteria that cannot be killed by using multiple antibiotics. While a superbug is not resistant to all types of antibiotics, it cannot be treated using…

3 Essential Tips for Success as a Pharmaceutical Sales Rep

Check out this blog for some great advice on starting a new career and gaining loyal customers as a pharmaceutical sales representative.

Chipotle Removes GMOs from its Menu

Food safety experts know that the term genetically modified organisms (GMOs) refers to crops that have been genetically modified through the insertion of genes from one species into the DNA…

Controversial Chemicals: Is BPA-lined Food Packaging Safe?

Bisephenol A (or BPA) is a chemical component that is commonly used in hardened plastics. Traces of BPA can be found in a wide range of products including medical devices,…

What a Food Handling Course Can Teach You about Food Safety

Food handling certificates are a must-have for restaurants, caterers, cafeterias and any other business that offers food services. When a restaurant’s workers are armed with a food handling certificate, this…