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Case study: The healthy living journey

How healthy living status has helped one pharmacy meet local health needs

Does your pharmacy dispense less than 4,000 items?

Looking at pharmacy data may help understand LloydsPharmacy's decision about pharmacy closures

Legal advice: selling up with a lease with time to run

I want to retire and sell my pharmacy, but I have a lease that has five years left to run

Tomorrow’s digital health, happening here today

The NHS is taking a serious look at how healthcare apps can help improve patient outcomes. P3’s Carolyn Scott speaks to DigitalHealth.London’s Yinka Makinde

Engaging with local politicians and councillors

Don’t stop talking. The funding cuts in England give community pharmacy more reason to work on good local relationships

Teva launches reformulated levothyroxine range

Teva has launched a reformulated version of levothyroxine, including two previously unavailable strengths

How pharmacy benefits from working with Europe

The NPA’s Raj Patel is president-elect of the Pharmaceutical Group of the European Union (PGEU)

Incontinence: pharmacy can help

Bladder weakness/sensitive bladder is now the largest sector of the UK’s intimate hygiene market and affects about one in three women in the UK. It’s a key category for any pharmacy to stock

Communications with cut-through

Do your patients know what you offer at your pharmacy? Use clear communications to make sure they do

The five rules for prescribing specials

New guidance on prescribing specials from the Royal Pharmaceutical Society supports expert decision-making and high-quality patient care. P3 looks at implications for pharmacy

Medical devices face stronger regulation

A new era in the regulation of medical devices will improve public understanding of products, says the PAGB's John Smith

How much does delivery cost you?

A delivery service may become the Achilles heel of your business says pharmacist Gary Jones of Borth Pharmacy, Ceredigion

Get more out of your in-store technology

Advances in CCTV technology mean that data captured can now provide insights into customer behaviour.

Managing your pharmacy refit

The Warman Freed Pharmacy team shares their experience with others who might be considering a pharmacy refit

“This could break up the local network”

The propsals by the DH for community pharmacy could have dire consequences, warns the NPA's Ian Strachan

General practice and the pharmacy pilots

The shortage of GPs is creating a crisis that this year’s pharmacists in general practice pilot may help to relieve

Time to set the record straight

Warman Freed Pharmacy looks at ways to improve record keeping so that patients and the business benefit. 

The big issue of weight loss

How can pharmacy staff help to motivate customers to lose weight sensibly?

When is a food allergy not a food allergy?

Food allergy is not the same as food intolerance, and it’s important that pharmacy teams understand the difference

Growing interest in digestive health

Many customers will be affected by gut problems at some time, and especially during the festive season
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