Tag: COVID-19

Forty five per cent of women born after 1960 in the UK will face a cancer diagnosis at some point in their lives. As the pandemic eases and cancer referrals catch up, I find out how pharmacy teams can raise

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Integrated Care Systems were top of the agenda at last month’s NHS Confederation Conference. I find out where pharmacy fits, in my conference report for P3 magazine…

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a mixed effect on the nation’s fitness regimes. As lockdown eases, I find out how can pharmacy teams can encourage customers to get back on track with their fitness goals, in this feature for Training

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The UK’s Covid-19 vaccination programme continues apace. With new vaccines, virus variants and eligible age groups now in the picture, I take a look at what’s new, in this feature for Training Matters magazine…

With men’s mental health declining over the last 10 years, and the Covid-19 pandemic not helping the situation, I find out what can pharmacy teams do to support men who are struggling, in this feature for Training Matters magazine…

Can the new Joint National Plan for Inclusive Pharmacy Practice really keep the promises it makes? That’s the question I ask, in this feature for Pharmacy magazine…

The speed with which the Covid-19 vaccines have been developed has led to fears and doubts about their safety among certain members of the public. I find out why some healthcare professionals may feel the same way, in this feature

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As the UK welcomes the return of spring, our Covid-19 vaccine rollout is set to step up to the next phase. Here’s what you need to know, in a feature I wrote for Training Matters magazine…

The roll-out of Covid-19 vaccines across the UK is the healthcare story at the top of the news agenda. But, as I discover in this feature for P3 pharmacy management magazine, for manufacturers of generic medicines, maintaining an uninterrupted supply

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The UK has one of the highest patient to doctor ratios in Europe, with the Health Foundation predicting a 7,000 GP shortfall by 2023/24, so anything that takes pressure off the system is welcome. I find out how community pharmacies

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