OTC

Promoting long, healthy lives - the role of pharmacy

This NPA-accredited module, developed by CIG Healthcare Partnership on behalf of Merck Consumer Health, highlights risk factors for ill health among older people and how you can help customers reduce these risks to live longer, healthier lives.

RB sets screen-dry eye in its sights

A full pharmacy support pack will be distributed to all community pharmacies in early September.

Great expectations

Offering discreet and professional advice is key to building engagement with female patients.

CPD module: Headache and migraine

Charles Gladwin reviews the drug and medical device approaches to the management of headache and migraine

Branded loratidine

Clarityn is the only branded tablet to contain loratadine.

Recommending the most appropriate EHC

This NPA-accredited module, developed by CIG Healthcare Partnership on behalf of HRA Pharmaceuticals, highlights updated guidance from the Faculty of Sexual and Reproductive Healthcare on  emergency contraception to help you recommend the most appropriate product.

Key websites and resources for women's health

Key websites and resources to recommend to pharmacy patients and customers.

Confidence building

How can community pharmacists help women address their health concerns more effectively?

Completing the picture in OTC pain management

This NPA-accredited module, developed by CIG Healthcare Partnership on behalf of Combogesic, covers pain management in the pharmacy as well as learning on Combogesic, a non-opiate analgesic for mild to moderate pain.

CPD Module: Eye infections

We review common eye infections, their causes and OTC management.

Stocking up for staycations

With a holiday on the Costa costing more than ever, we take a look at how pharmacists can prepare for the staycation boom

Man to man

How can you encourage more male customers to take better care of their physical and mental health?

Marketing authorisation for Epistatus

Epistatus 10 mg Oromucosal Solution (Midazolam) has been granted a UK marketing authorisation.

Hot on your heals

Bruises, cuts, grazes, scars and minor burns – pharmacists are in the frontline when it comes to wound care and can advise on and encourage the right patient self-care.

OTC Casebook: Motion sickness

Are we there yet? Practical advice for those patients suffering from motion sickness.

Walk tall

Issues with feet often start from a young age and can be exacerbated over time, yet foot health is often ignored. So, best foot forward...

Looking after little ones

A ‘head to toe’ look at the children’s health category, highlighting recent innovations and opportunities for independent pharmacies

Keep calm and dab it on

The history of calamine lotion

The best ways to feed babies

This module looks at public health recommendations regarding breastfeeding and infant nutrition

Getting to grips with head lice

This modules considers the management and prevention of head lice
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Pharmacist Support sets £10k goal for #GoGreen4PS

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Promoting long, healthy lives - the role of pharmacy

This NPA-accredited module, developed by CIG Healthcare Partnership on behalf of Merck Consumer Health, highlights risk ...

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Recommending the most appropriate EHC

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