Tag: Pharmacy magazine

Attendance at the UK’s national health screening programmes is down due to the pandemic. As new Covid variants blow through and disrupt the system, I discover what pharmacy teams can do to help reverse this decline, in this feature for

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Messages about the safety of HRT remain conflicted and women are missing out as a result, as I discover in this feature for Pharmacy magazine…

As two OTC oral contraceptive products arrive in community pharmacy following MHRA approval, I find out how the switch will benefit women and present a significant opportunity for the sector, in this feature for Pharmacy magazine…

With Covid boosters rolling out and a new national protocol enabling even more pharmacy staff to administer flu jabs this year, it’s all hands to the pump for the coming winter season, as I find out in this feature for

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I talk to pharmacist Hassan Malik about how provision of the new Community Pharmacy Hepatitis C Antibody Testing Service helped Carter’s Chemist identify patients in need of treatment

GP referrals to the Community Pharmacist Consultation Service have been described as “incredibly disappointing”, so I find out what pharmacies can do to give things a kick start, in this feature for Pharmacy 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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Some people are finding they still haven’t fully recovered weeks and months after having COVID-19. I find out what researchers are discovering about so-called ‘long covid’, in this feature for Pharmacy magazine…

When it comes to protecting ourselves against winter ailments, this year there is the added complication of Covid-19 to take into account, as I discuss in this feature for Pharmacy magazine…