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Colds and flu – a valuable pharmacy service

The cold and flu market is an important one for community pharmacy, with the flu service exceeding expections

Flu service injects much needed resource

Finding out how many pharmacies are getting on with delivering flu injections for the first time this year

Cold and flu season?

P3 asks pharmacists how have they prepared for the cold and flu season?

Drive home coughs and cold messages

It’s time to make the most of the winter ailments season and ensure your customers are ready to deal with colds and flu

Offer national flu service despite GP tensions

PSNC will be working nationally to try to ease tensions between GPs and pharmacies over the national flu vaccination service.

Alphega Pharmacy trials throat infection swab scheme

Alphega's Caitlin Sorrell speaks about developments that are heading to the UK

Under attack: immunity & vitality

Help to reduce your customers’ chances of succumbing to viruses by following our top 10 tips

Treat your cough better

Community pharmacy needs to step in confidently this year, to convince more people to manage their cough and cold symptoms without visiting the GP first

Under attack from colds and flu

The numbers of patients prescribed antibiotics for winter ailments continues to rise,despite awareness campaigns

In need of a pick me up?

Some customers may be keen to build up their immunity before the winter months arrive  

Latest News

Call to extend NHS health checks

The NPA has responded to a report by think tank ResPublica which calls for community pharmacy to provide health checks...

Research looks at attitudes to treating sore throat

Almost a third of people in the UK view their GP as a first port of call when suffering from a sore throat, new research...

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OTC prescribing: where local policy is taking the lead

Dudley CCG’s decision on self care medicines is an interesting approach, says Noel Wicks It seems that the saga surro...

Popular Features

NHS cracks down on unhealthy hospital snacks

The NHS has cracked down on the availability of ‘super-size’ chocolate bars and ‘grab bags’ of sugary snacks hos...

PHE calls for STPs to work together on heart health

Public Health England has called for coordination of services such as in-pharmacy testing to help improve detection an...

LloydsPharmacy lowers price on sanitary products

The chain has announced that as of 15 August it will reduce the price of its sanitary products by 5% in order to cover t...