Understanding Pharmaceutical Quality Control as a Clinical Researcher

There’s a good reason industry insiders have nicknamed clinical research associates “the monitors.” These skilled professionals make quality control a priority throughout every clinical trial they conduct—monitoring the accuracy and…

The Dos and Don’ts of Eating Raw Foods: A Guide for Students Pursuing a Food Safety Diploma

A raw food diet can feature nuts, grains, fruits, vegetables, and even meat and dairy—as long as nothing is heated above 47⁰Celsius. Raw foodists want to absorb all the natural…

Taking Pharmaceutical Courses in Toronto? Check Out These Stress-Management Tips!

Enrolling in college pharmaceutical courses can be very rewarding, as doing so enables students to further their knowledge and skills in a thriving industry. However, between family, work and other…

World’s Fastest-Growing Pharma Companies: A Guide for Pharmaceutical Sales Students

The world of pharmaceuticals is soaring, with young companies rising to the top and established companies introducing new and revolutionary products. There is no better time to put your skills…

A Food Safety Student’s Guide to Food Data Sharing

Food industry leaders have announced a major change in how food product information databanks will be shared in 2016. The Global Data Synchronization Network (GDSN, or GS1) is a data…

A Day in the Life of a Regulatory Affairs Specialist

A regulatory affairs specialist is a living link between his or her employer, its products, and larger regulatory agencies. In the pharmaceutical industry, a regulatory affairs specialist’s role is indispensable,…

Researchers Find that Combining Common Chemicals Can Lead to Cancer

Many of the substances we come across in our daily lives are not dangerous on their own. However, an international team of scientists recently revealed that combining several common chemicals…

An Introduction to the Fundamentals of Ultrasound

Since the 1950s, ultrasound technology has been used by medical professionals around the world to diagnose various conditions and illnesses. Ultrasounds, which are typically performed by certified professionals, help doctors…

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…