Matthew Wong, pharmacist and member of Pharmacists Connect, at Kam Seng Pharmacy on Lai Chi Kok Road in Sham Shui Po. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Matthew Wong, pharmacist and member of Pharmacists Connect, at Kam Seng Pharmacy on Lai Chi Kok Road in Sham Shui Po. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Wellness

Young Hong Kong pharmacists hope to fill gap in care by helping patients take medicines properly and countering superstition

Many people don’t follow instructions on taking medication because of confusion or cultural beliefs – which can be fatal. A group of health professionals is trying to educate the public about use of prescribed drugs

Topic |   Wellness
Matthew Wong, pharmacist and member of Pharmacists Connect, at Kam Seng Pharmacy on Lai Chi Kok Road in Sham Shui Po. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
Matthew Wong, pharmacist and member of Pharmacists Connect, at Kam Seng Pharmacy on Lai Chi Kok Road in Sham Shui Po. Photo: Xiaomei Chen
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