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'Disappointing' COVID-19 booster uptake worries Europe's head of vaccines strategy

Recent uptake of COVID-19 vaccine booster doses in Europe has been "rather disappointing," an official said on Thursday (November 24),...

RPS Wales joins calls for urgent transformation of mental health services to address rising demands

The Welsh chapter of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society, along with ten other royal colleges and professional bodies, have renewed calls...

How to Find The Right Probiotic Brands Online

If you're looking for the best probiotic brands, you've come to the right place. In this blog post, we will...

Boots pharmacist calls on people to get vaccinated against flu and COVID-19 this festive season

Boots UK’s chief pharmacist has been encouraging people to get a flu vaccination by the end of November to help...

Predictive value of 'good' cholesterol level varies by race, U.S. study finds

The widely-held concept that levels of good cholesterol in the blood can indicate heart disease risk is not equally true...

Pharmanovia appoints Nivedita Valentine as VP of Product Innovation

The life cycle management company, Pharmanovia, has appointed Nivedita Valentine as associate vice president of Product Innovation. Ms Valentine will...

AAH reaches milestone of delivering over 70 million COVID-19 vaccines across England

AAH Pharmaceuticals Ltd (AAH) has exceeded the milestone of delivering over 70 million COVID-19 vaccination doses across England, since it...

PSNC launches ‘four point plan’ at parliamentary event

The Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC) has launched a four point plan at its parliamentary drop-in event for MPs and...

PDA encourages pharmacists to engage in discussion on ‘Future of Professional Leadership’

The Pharmacists’ Defence Association (PDA) has submitted a 17-page contribution to the commission on the future of pharmacy professional leadership...

UKCPA’s critical care course for pharmacists in England eligible for HEE funding

The Health Education England (HEE) has allocated £440,000 to help upskill pharmacists working in adult critical care across England. UK...

More than 60% of UK adult supports idea of 'GPs referral to pharmacists', survey reveals

More than half of people (52%) do not feel confident in treating backache and less than half (44%) uses community...

NPA welcomes Chancellor’s commitment to increase NHS budget

The National Pharmacy Association (NPA) has welcomed the Chancellor’s commitment to increase the NHS budget, hoping that ‘community pharmacies benefit...

Resources

EM Pharma welcomes Dr Sarah Jarvis as medical adviser for its consumer awareness campaign

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray, from EM Pharma, is delighted to welcome Dr Sarah Jarvis as medical adviser for its...

LAW: What does the collapse of Testerworld mean for community pharmacies?

Melania Constable and Jessica Williams explain what the collapse of the three trading entities in the Converse Pharma Group could...

TECHNOLOGY: Fit for the future

Tariq Muhammad considers how layouts are a key to modernisation and why pharmacies need a digital and physical harmony… An...

Business

EM Pharma welcomes Dr Sarah Jarvis as medical adviser for its consumer awareness campaign

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray, from EM Pharma, is delighted to welcome Dr Sarah Jarvis as medical adviser for its...

Can Following A Vegan Diet Improve Your Stomach Health?

Whether you believe it or not, following a vegan diet can be quite eventful for your body. For instance, it...

FINANCE: Ways to extract cash out of your business

Umesh Modi and Vinku Shah advise contractors how they can take advantage of the various strategies that can be employed...

Events

Amit Pattni: The innovative collaborator

  Award-winning pharmacist Amit Pattni gives an account of how he teamed up with the surgery next door to deliver...

PB AWARD WINNER: Towards a longer and healthier life

  Graham Phillips, the winner of Pharmacy Business Public Health Pharmacist Award 2020, talks about how his innovative ProLongevity programme...

Sigma Conference 2020: NPA commissions study to show impact of frozen funding on pharmacy’s ability to deliver for NHS

The National Pharmacy Association (NPA) has commissioned global consultancy firm Ernst & Young to conduct an economic impact assessment of...

Sigma Conference 2020: Matt Hancock announces pilot for blood pressure checks in pharmacy

By Priyankur Mandav in Cebu, Philippines The Secretary of State for Health and Social Care has announced a pilot for...

Sigma Conference 2020: Over 90 pharmacies closed last year, says IQVIA

As many as 94 pharmacies have closed in England in the last 12 months, according to IQVIA. The data analytics...

Features Posts

EXCLUSIVE: Raising the bar for patient care

Global consumer healthcare company Haleon has launched a new center of excellence for...

JOINT CARE: Giving the right support in pharmacy

Emily Richardson shares her ideas on how pharmacy teams can support patients suffering...

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Showcase

EM Pharma welcomes Dr Sarah Jarvis as medical adviser for its consumer awareness campaign

Nasofed Anti Viral Nasal Spray, from EM Pharma, is delighted to welcome Dr Sarah Jarvis as medical adviser for its...

Haleon's Proton Pump Inhibitors (PPIs) witnessed 13% growth in pharmacy recommendations

Despite a 13 per cent increase from last year, less than a quarter (21%) of pharmacy teams recommend Proton Pump...

Dr. Reddy’s Teraleve® Fesoterodine Fumarate Prolonged-Release tablets for incontinence

Dr. Reddy’s Teraleve ® 4mg and 8mg Fesoterodine Fumarate Prolonged-Release tablets have been available in the UK since their launch...

New Panadol campaign celebrates the moment when release from pain begins

Panadol launched a new purpose-led brand idea as part of a multi-channel campaign across Great Britain and Ireland. With nine...

Winners Profile

Exclusive: Award-winning community pharmacist says England desperately needs ‘Pharmacy First’

As the costs of running community pharmacies keep rising, contractor Sobha Sharma Kandel says the sector cannot survive unless it’s...

Lifting Spirits and Serving Communities

A passionate advocate of community pharmacy, Nizar Mawani continues to work full-time at the age of 80. He shared his...

PB AWARD WINNER: The pharmacist entrepreneur

  Amish Patel talks about how automated dispensing increased efficiency in his pharmacy and how he will be developing himself...

From Saturday girl to rising star of community pharmacy

  Pharmacy Business Pre-Registration Pharmacist of Year Yasmine Haq is one of the rising stars of the profession. A passionate...

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Awards

I'm your champion and voice in govt, says pharmacy minister Will Quince in his first speech to sector

In his maiden speech delivered to community pharmacy since becoming new minister with responsibility for the sector, Will Quince MP...

Exclusive: Award-winning community pharmacist says England desperately needs ‘Pharmacy First’

As the costs of running community pharmacies keep rising, contractor Sobha Sharma Kandel says the sector cannot survive unless it’s...

Lifting Spirits and Serving Communities

A passionate advocate of community pharmacy, Nizar Mawani continues to work full-time at the age of 80. He shared his...

AWARD WINNER PROFILE: Bonding with patients

Karen Sirrell is the epitome of what it means to be a pharmacy assistant. She speaks to Priyankur Mandav about...