Men’s life expectancy is getting closer to that of women but gender health gaps remain, particularly in the areas of obesity, diabetes and mental health. I find out why, in this feature for Pharmacy magazine.

Tis the season to be jolly, and we all suffer from an upset stomach now and again – especially at times of the year like this when overindulgence is often the order of the day.  Although lots of people claim

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Some 20 million people worldwide are living with ME, yet it remains a little understood illness. This puts pharmacy support staff in an ideal position to spot signs and symptoms of ME in customers and give them vital advice, as I

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Do you know your local political representatives? If not then it’s never too late to start a conversation, as I find out in this feature for P3 magazine on why the funding cuts in England give community pharmacy a good

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It’s not always easy to get on with everyone you meet at work, and how do you manage conflict in the workplace if you are a manager? I find out, in this Update feature for Chemist + Druggist magazine…

It may come as no surprise that employment experts suggest that employees are motivated – to a certain extent – by a rewarding salary. So how do you deal with requests for more money from your staff? I find out,

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Richard Hough is a partner at Brabners LLP, a commercial law firm in north west England, and he has also been a community pharmacist for 26 years. I talk to him about his dual role for this feature in the

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Transgender issues are forcing their way into the nation’s consciousness – and community pharmacy is no exception, as I discover in this feature for Chemist + Druggist magazine.

Whether you want to get up earlier, do more exercise, eat better or simply keep on top of your study or work deadlines more efficiently, you can ‘hack’ your life to turn these goals into habits, as I found out

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According to the children and young people’s mental health charity YoungMinds, the proportion of 15 to 16-year-olds who say they frequently feel anxious or depressed has doubled in the past 30 years to two in 30 boys and two in 10

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