Tag: community pharmacy

Stoptober awareness month run by Public Health England (PHE) throughout October encourages smokers to quit. So if you’ve decided you want to give up, what methods are going to give you the best chance? I find out about e-cigarettes in this feature

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Periods are a fact of life for half of the population yet new research highlights a significant taboo surrounding women’s health. So how can pharmacy teams help break the silence? I find out in this feature for Training Matters magazine…

When it comes to children’s health, you shouldn’t believe everything you read in the news, as I find out for this feature for Training Matters magazine.

New statistics show that women are drinking more alcohol than ever before. I find out what community pharmacy staff can do to help customers moderate their intake, in this feature for Training Matters magazine.

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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Many pet owners don’t realise their local pharmacy can help when it comes to advice about common pet health problems. I discover what pharmacy staff can do, for Training Matters magazine.

I write a lot about pharmacy, and in this feature for the Pharmaceutical Journal I look at how easy – or not – it is to transfer jobs from community pharmacy to hospital pharmacy.