Tag: pharmacy

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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Networking is not everyone’s cup of tea, but as the world of work opens up even more, meeting face-to-face is back on the cards for many of us. Here are my top tips for networking, in this CPD piece I

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Ready to look for a new role in pharmacy? I wrote some CPD for C+D that can help smooth your path…

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…

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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COVID-19 is having a huge impact on women’s health and wellbeing, even among those who have not caught the virus themselves. A recent UCL study claims women have found the pandemic more psychologically challenging than men, reporting higher levels of

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Times of challenge also bring opportunity, and despite continuing uncertainties, there was no shortage of pharmacy business owners who added to their estate in 2020. Some bold purchasers even opened their very first pharmacies during the pandemic, as I discover

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