Sunday, October 25, 2020

Ear Care: Listening to the pharmacists

Community pharmacy is in the right place to provide advice and treatments for a variety of ear ailments, from ear wax to ear infections... The...

Volunteers delivering medicines is fraught with risks, says senior pharmacy solicitor

When a pharmacy owner has the misfortune to be on the receiving end of a compensation claim because of a dispensing error or some...

bgX app for contactless deliveries from local pharmacies during Covid-19 lockdown

A new smartphone app is offering pharmacies a local delivery service to enable contactless purchases dispatched direct to customers’ homes within an hour. The bgX...

NHS Long Term Plan and Community Pharmacy: Glass half full or rapidly emptying?

So, the much awaited NHS Long Term Plan is finally with us and is a must read for anyone running a community pharmacy. The...

Smoking cessation still a key part of service

According to National Statistics, in 2016,15.5% of UK adults smoke which equates to around 6.1 million in the population. Reducing the prevalence...

GOPO® for joint health

Pharmacists have a key role when it comes to advising customers on options to support their long-term joint health, rather than simply recommending a...
FMD is coming

FMD Is Coming

Within days the Falsified Medicines Directive (FMD) comes into force across the EU. As of 9 February, every pharmacy is meant to...

Solgar® for bone support

Solgar® Ultimate Bone Support is expertly formulated to provide 7 key nutrients to support bone health throughout our lifetime. As we age, our body loses...

Community pharmacy has bright future: Dukes

Speaking at a conference in London on Sunday, Chief Executive of the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee (PSNC), Simon Dukes, said that one of the...

Wellbeing training for pharmacy staff

As the No.1 brand sold through UK pharmacy, the Care brand has championed the industry and the treatment of minor health concerns for nearly...