Thursday, February 25, 2021

Cannabinoid industry needs quality charter

Recent revelations of cannabidiol (CBD) products being sold through a UK high street pharmacy chain containing no CBD have rocked the emerging cannabis wellness...

‘Diwali is a time for reflection and planning’

Pharmacy professionals see 'the festival of lights' as an opportunity to reach out to and protect the most vulnerable and isolated patients from the...

Pharmacists on the frontline of smoking cessation

By Louise Ross Stoptober 2019 may long be over but there are still many smokers all over the UK who need to quit and who may...

VIEWPOINT: Reaping rewards of tech revolution

By Gary Paragpuri Running a pharmacy business in 2019 is tough and there is little sign of this letting up any time soon. Stagnant funding, deprescribing initiatives,...

GENERICS: The price is right?

All those involved in the UK supply chain of generic medicines from manufacturers via wholesalers and through to dispensing pharmacists have a simple objective...

No quick fix for plantar fasciitis

A niggling pain under the heel that begins gradually, makes the sufferer hobble with uncomfortable stiffness on rising from bed and throbs after a...

Helping patients with weight loss programmes

By Alex White We know that a significant proportion of UK adults are overweight or obese, which increases the risk of type 2 diabetes, coronary heart...

FINANCE: Personal Tax – Self Assessment

By Umesh Modi Tax returns are issued shortly after the end of the fiscal year. The fiscal year runs from 6 April to the following...

Unravelling the CBD opportunity

By Sultan Dajani Cannabidiol (CBD) products, including oils, capsules, oral sprays, skin creams, gummy bears, vaping liquids and drinks have rapidly become available in high street...

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...