Author: Joseph Okoroafor

  • 5 factors that can improve Patient Safety in Pharmacy

    5 factors that can improve Patient Safety in Pharmacy

    The work community pharmacies do is critical to the health of people living within the community. Community Pharmacies serve as the middleman between hospitals and the patients they come in contact with daily. Thus, it is essential that Patient safety is at the heart of the work done. Since Patient Safety is important, there is…

  • 4 ways to improve medication adherence

    4 ways to improve medication adherence

    Have you ever asked yourself why your patients never complete their medications and how you can help them? Could there be something acting on them, like the earth’s gravitational force, pulling them away from adhering to their medications? Well, you are not alone. Facts first! Do you know that poor adherence to a drug schedule…

  • Hypertension in Africa

    Hypertension in Africa

    Hypertension, also known as high blood pressure, is a major public health concern in Africa. The World Health Organization estimates that around 31% of adults in Africa have hypertension, and the number is projected to increase in the coming years. There are several factors that contribute to the high rate of hypertension in Africa. One…