Category Reviews

Me, myself and I

With the NHS pushing the self-care agenda, pharmacists have an even greater role to play within their communities.

Sniffles, snuffles and snivels

With their developing immune systems, children are more prone to winter coughs and colds than adults, so what help can pharmacists offer beleaguered carers and parents?

Reality checks

Many community pharmacies sell DIY health tests and devices but many prefer to concentrate on specific services that they can offer.

Signposting solutions - Winter Health

Winter doesn’t just carry an increased risk of colds and flu. This time of year can also exacerbate certain chronic conditions, too.

Cold comforts

With winter just around the corner, what can pharmacists expect this season? We look at the latest OTC developments.

Bringing up baby

Infant feeding can be a confusing area for parents, which puts community pharmacy in the perfect place to answer questions and allay concerns.

All smiles

Oral care is one category that community pharmacists should seriously get their teeth into.

A very diplomatic service

Bladder weakness may well be one of the fastest growing OTC categories in pharmacy but it's still a sensitive subject.

Great expectations

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

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?

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?

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...

Not to be sneezed at

Dawn Gay looks at the latest news from the OTC allergies category

The unspoken issues

Dawn Gay sums up the latest news on women's health

Food for thought

A round-up of the latest news and views from the digestive health category

The cream of the crop

A profile of the winter skincare category

Keeping up appearances

Victoria Goldman reviews the fragrance and cosmetics market

Supplementing your winter health range

Dawn Gay reviews the winter remedies category
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Latest News

New app pushes self-care agenda

The app directs consumers to the pharmacy rather than the GP for common healthcare ailments.

RPS presses for better use of Pharmacy Integration Fund

The Fund should be used to accelerate referral to pharmacy schemes to help prevent readmissions into overstretched hospi...

Opinion

New app pushes self-care agenda

The app directs consumers to the pharmacy rather than the GP for common healthcare ailments.

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Call to extend NHS health checks

The NPA has responded to a report by think tank ResPublica which calls for community pharmacy to provide health checks...

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Cold comforts

With winter just around the corner, what can pharmacists expect this season? We look at the latest OTC developments.