Wednesday, January 29, 2020

Dietary advice on the front line

In the internet age, the public has unfettered access to a wealth of nutrition and lifestyle information. Unfortunately, due to the ‘Wild West-like’ nature...

Bridging dietary gaps

So, do people need dietary supplements or not? The short answer in many cases is ‘yes’. Whilst we should obtain the nutrients we need...

‘Dietary supplements: robust evidence is lacking’

BY HELEN BARRETTA supplement, as the name implies, is any product that aims to “supplement” the diet in nutrients that could be potentially missing. There...

‘Next few decisions we make as profession will be critical to our longevity’

Winner of Pharmacy Business Health & Beauty Award 2018, Farah Ali, shares her vision and experience as head of Perrigo’s Learning Pharmacy; trading as...

‘Every day I want to go home feeling I have made a difference’

Ashley Matthews is the epitome of the saying, ‘if the mountain will not come to Mohammad, then Mohammad must go to the mountain.’ She...

Collaboration: new skill all community pharmacists need

BY PSNCFrom 1st July 2019, every community pharmacy in England will find themselves located within the geographical footprint of a Primary Care Network (PCN)....

Eye care in community pharmacy

A community pharmacy is really well placed with often the longest opening hours compared to any other healthcare providers. However, the biggest draw into a...

Helping men open up

Because of their training, pharmacists are perfectly placed to offer advice on a variety of issues without the hassle of having to book an...

The Big Interview: Nathan Wiltshire

Cambrian Alliance has over 1300 independent members. How have they been affected now that the cuts have been confirmed?

The Big Interview: Bob Nicholls – I’m not the devil incarnate

Bob Nicholls senses a change in pharmacists' attitudes towards their regulatory body since he came to the helm. The GPhC chairman talks to Neil...