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Voyage of discovery for Ask Your Pharmacist Week 2017

Discover Your Local Pharmacy is the theme of the next Ask Your Pharmacist Week.

Thea Pharma ceases to market Teoptic

Thea Pharmaceuticals is withdrawing supply of Teoptic 2%.

Alliance warns patients at risk in Brexit negotiations

The Brexit Health Alliance warns that patients will suffer unless negotiators make sure that issues such as access to new medicines are given the attention they deserve. 

Bestway Medhub teams with Cambrian Alliance Group

The agreement sees Bestway Medhub become one of the group’s official supplier partners for generics, parallel imports, over-the-counter pharmacy products and dressings.

Special delivery

The supply of specials involves ongoing collaboration and communication to ensure the dispensing process runs as smoothly as possible.

Dog walking key to healthier old age

A new study has found that owning or walking a dog was one of the most effective ways to beat the usual decline in later-life activity.

RPS raises concerns over mooted prescription restrictions

The RPS believes people on low incomes wouldl be disproportionately affected by the change.

Independents urged to build bridges with local MPs

The NPA will give bespoke support to any pharmacist hosting an MP in their pharmacy.

GPhC to consult on safe pharmacy practice

The GPhC is to consult on guidance to ensure a safe and effective pharmacy team.

Ash Soni re-elected president of RPS

Soni, a community pharmacist and clinical network lead for Lambeth clinical commissioning group, returns to the role which he previously held July 2014 - July 2016.

Prescription of activities improves health and well-being

A new study shows that gyms, walking groups, cooking clubs and volunteering have all been shown to work in improving the health and well-being reported by a group of people with long-term conditions.

Master your metrics

Saam Ali says it’s time to stop thinking ‘likes’ and ‘followers’ and start thinking ‘engagement’

Numark's D'Arcy to step down as MD

D'Arcy will remain as chairman for the next two years.

All systems go

Claire Ward examines the possible implications of Accountable Care Systems on community pharmacy.

NPA report highlights importance of human touch 

National Pharmacy Association's latest report details the benefits of face to face care.

Putting a stop to fake sickness absences!

Laura Chalkley, Employment Advisory Service Manager at NPA business partner Ellis Whittam, explains how to deal with sickness absence.

Community Pharmacy IT Group is born

The inaugural meeting of the Community Pharmacy IT Group convened at the NPA.

Smoking cessation manoeuvres

Lambeth Council has arranged a series of meetings around the provision of smoking cessation services, Dilip Joshi writes.

Great expectations

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

Striding out in Doncaster

Pharmacist of the Year Award at the Independent Pharmacy Awards in 2016, Laura Sharp is now part of a rare breed of pharmacist who combines independent community pharmacy with working in a GP practice.

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