Centric Wellness acquires two pharmacies on Southlake Regional Health Center campus in Ontario Centric Health Company , Canada’s leading diversified healthcare company, announced that it has acquired today, in partnership, two pharmacies located on the Southlake Regional Health Center campus in Newmarket, Ontario. The total consideration to be payed for the acquisition will end up being approximately $7 .0 million in cash. The Pharmacies generate annual income of around $6.2 million and yield a market related EBITDA margin of 15-20 percent.
The over-all trial constituted the foundation for acceptance of the Cervarix vaccine in European countries and the United States. While the trial did not investigate the vaccine's efficacy in males, sexually transmitted HPV causes anogenital and head and neck cancers in both men and women. HPV-related head and neck cancers now amount around 8,400 in the US, annually. ‘The even more adolescents are vaccinated, the closer we will be to eradicating high risk HPV viruses,’ said Apter. ‘THEREFORE I think boys should also be vaccinated.’ ‘Cervical cancers is the fourth most common cancer among ladies, with estimates from 2012 indicating that we now have 528,000 new cases and 266,000 deaths each full year world-wide, with nearly all cases occurring in developing countries,’ said Apter.