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CPD module: insomnia

We take a look at recently updated guidelines on managing insomnia disorder. 

CPD module: back pain

We review the management of low back pain, sciatica and neck pain.

CPD module: medicated skincare

We look at common skin conditions that are characterised by spots and blemishes and self-care management options.

CPD module: respiratory conditions

This module examines common respiratory infections, with a focus on the appropriate use of antibiotics.   

CPD module: mental health

Our latest CPD module reviews the extent and management of common mental health problems.

CPD module: winter skincare

We examine how seasonal change affects skin and why emollients are at the heart of managing it. 

CPD module: infant feeding

We examine the nutritional requirements of infant and follow-on formula.

CPD module: The menopause

What mechanisms are involved in the menopausal process and what are the risks of hormone replacement therapy?

CPD module: Eczema and dermatitis

We look at some of the mechanisms that cause the dry, itchy inflamed skin conditions of eczema and dermatitis. 

CPD module: specials

We take a look at specials medicines, particularly CBPMs and specials for children.

Listen up!

Alan Nathan looks at commonly asked questions about ear problems…

CPD module: headaches and migraines

Our latest CPD module reviews different headache types with a focus on migraine and cluster headaches.

OTC casebook: Diarrhoea

A customer asks for advice about her 17-year-old daughter who has diarrhoea. What should you tell her? 

Supporting women on their pregnancy journey

How can community pharmacists support women on their pregnancy journey and beyond?

CPD module: respiratory conditions

Our latest CPD module looks at the NHS long-term plan’s aims around respiratory conditions, especially pneumonia.

Pharmacy’s war on weight

Community pharmacists can improve lives by offering personalised weight management support.

OTC casebook: Pet medicines

Alan Nathan answers a range of questions on animal health.

Empowering patients to overcome hay fever

How can pharmacists empower patients to make the most of summer with a self-care approach to hay fever? 

Spotlight: Foot and leg care

Foot and leg problems can affect people’s daily lives if they are ignored. So where does pharmacy come in? 

Spotlight: Hayfever

It’s that time of year when customers visit pharmacies for antihistamines, eye drops and nasal sprays. 

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