Tag: Pharmacy magazine

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…

From cancer screening to contraception, pregnancy and mental health, women have more specific questions and concerns about their wellbeing during this challenging time, as I find out in this feature for Pharmacy magazine…

A new report recommends that routine health assessments like heart and BP checks need to become a regular part of maintaining a healthy lifestyle. I find out how community pharmacists can make it easier for more people to do this,

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Community pharmacy in the north-east of England is well prepared for the arrival of primary care networks. I find out about a host of innovative services already yielding promising results across the region, in this feature for Pharmacy magazine…

Helping customers choose the right topical analgesic for their individual needs is key if they are to gain optimum benefit, as I discover in this feature for Pharmacy magazine…