Dates for the pharmacy calendar
WORLD BREASTFEEDING WEEK
This yearâ€™s theme links breastfeeding with sustainability. More information available at worldbreastfeedingweek.org.
MIGRAINEÂ AWARENESS WEEK
This annual campaign aims to draw attention to this complex neurological disorder, educate the public and reduce stigma. More information at migrainetrust.org.
SEXUAL HEALTH WEEK
Sexual Health Week informs the public, influences service providers and supports health professionals. This year, the focus is on sexually transmitted infections. More information at fpa.co.uk.
EMPLOYMENT LAW KNOW YOUR NUMBERS! WEEK
Blood Pressure UKâ€™s campaign encourages adults to know their blood pressure numbers. Register to run a pressure station for the week at bloodpressureuk.org.
A month-long stop-smoking challenge by Public Health England, based on the insight that if you can stop smoking for 28 days, you are five times more likely to quit for good. More info at nhs.uk/smokefree.
WORLD MENTAL HEALTH DAY
Annual day to raise awareness of what can be done to ensure people with mental health problems can liveÂ with dignity. More info at mentalhealth.org.uk.
Learn how to help customers ease the discomfort of haemorrhoids with suitable recommendations and self-care advice