Chinese traditional medicine growth in Africa threatens wildlife | Environment News

Beijing is committed to developing the industry alongside its flagship Belt and Road initiative, according to a new report. Beijing-sponsored expansion of traditional Chinese medicine (TCM) in many African countries…

Trafficking for traditional medicine threatens the Philippine porcupine

Endemisch auf den Inseln der Provinz Palawan sind die philippinischen Stachelschweine durch den Verlust ihres Lebensraums und zunehmend durch die Schwarzmarktnachfrage nach Bezoaren bedroht: steinige Ansammlungen unverdauten Pflanzenmaterials, die sich…

Rep. Pa. GOP threatens to fund Pennsylvania’s veterinary program over vaccine coverage

University of Pennsylvania campus in Philadelphia (University of Pennsylvania Flickr). A group of Republicans in the House of Representatives is threatening to withhold around $ 32 million to fund the…

Medicines regulation failure threatens agri-food sector

According to a leading international food safety expert, the reputation of Ireland’s valuable agri-food sector could be jeopardized because the rules on the sale of veterinary medicines are not enforced.…