Sunday, September 15, 2019

Bestway chief executive appointed to House of Lords

Zameer Choudrey, chief executive of Well Pharmacy's parent company the Bestway Group, has been appointed to the House of Lords. The appointment has been made...

Whaley Bridge pharmacist delivers vital medication during floods

Rajesh Modi, pharmacist manager at Well Pharmacy, is a popular and familiar figure in Whaley Bridge. Last week he went above the line of duty...

Boots neither confirms nor denies potential closure of 200 UK stores

A Sky News report today said that Walgreens Boots Alliance, the parent company of Boots UK, "has placed more than 200 outlets under review...

Nytol highlights connection between sleep and mental health

As the mental health issues receive considerable attention following the priority given in the recently launched NHS Long Term Plan, leading OTC...
The headquarters of the European Medicines Agency in London

EU medicines agency set to leave London

Dutch officials handed over a pair of clogs and the keys to the European Medicines Agency's temporary base in Amsterdam on Wednesday...

New vitamin D supplement Fultium

Fultium Daily D3 is a new high quality pharmaceutical grade vitamin D supplement that has been formulated specifically to meet the Scientific Advisory Committee...

CCGs must work with LPCs warns PSNC as report reveals growing GP waiting times

Alastair Buxton, director of NHS services at the PSNC, has urged Clinical Commissioning Groups to work with Local Pharmaceutical Committees to allow pharmacists to...

MHRA warns of homeopathic teething side effects

_x000D_ By Neil Trainis_x000D_ _x000D_  _x000D_ _x000D_  _x000D_ _x000D_ The Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency has warned parents not to give their children unlicensed homeopathic teething products after an investigation...

Boardroom changes sweep through GSK

_x000D_ GSK has appointed Brian McNamara as chief executive of its consumer healthcare division as boardroom changes sweep through the pharmaceutical giant._x000D_ _x000D_  _x000D_ _x000D_ McNamara (pictured) succeeds Emma...

Sharp rise in hospital admissions for allergic reactions

_x000D_ Hospital admissions for allergic reactions and anaphylactic shocks in England increased by 7,338 between 2012 and 2016 according to official data._x000D_ _x000D_  _x000D_ _x000D_ Figures by NHS Digital,...