Friday, January 15, 2021

How to give your patient’s immunity a boost?

  In these Covid times communities are concerned about how to increase their immunity and protect themselves from getting infected. Patrick Holford gives his take...

Diet & Nutrition: No better place than pharmacy

  Pharmacists are ideally placed to offer evidence-based advice on diet and nutrition as well as healthy lifestyle. Ellis Nugent shares his experience of dealing...

Role of pharmacy in diet and nutrition

  Keeley Berry advises pharmacy teams on how they can continue to support customers concerned over their immune health… As the UK awaits a mass roll-out...

FEATURE: How pharmacists can help diabetics

  As well as advice on diet and lifestyle changes, diabetes patients often need help with medication compliance to keep their blood glucose, cholesterol and...

Unravelling the science behind smoking cessation

  Behavioural scientist, Dr David Crane, explains how community pharmacy teams can use a combination of behavioural support and pharmacotherapy in their smoking cessation services… 2020...

TECHNOLOGY: Keeping ahead of technology

  Tracey Robertson explains how an extensive and imaginative use of technology can help community pharmacy reach its true potential… Community pharmacy first recognised the value...

TECHNOLOGY: Coping strategies

  While news of Covid vaccine rollout is a welcome cause for optimism, Gary Paragpuri of Hub and Spoke Innovations says that we will still...

TECHNOLOGY: Is pharmacy ready for AI?

  Tariq Muhammad explains how Artificial Intelligence could ultimately free up the pharmacist from involvement in the dispensary... Walk into any community pharmacy and you will...

Combatting hypertension in the community

As their clinical roles continue to evolve, we explore how community pharmacists can help with the prevention, detection and management of high blood pressure…...

Treating common ear problems

Claire Campbell advises community pharmacy teams how they can help patients suffering from infection, inflammation and wax build-up of the ear… Research has shown that...