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Support SMEs to improve work health, says PHE

Small employers stand to benefit from support in improving workforce health, Public Health England said as it launched a new advice initiative

Antidepressants most increased prescription area in 2016, figures show

An NHS Digital Report shows that in 2016 antidepressants saw the greatest increase of any BNF therapeutic area for the fourth year running

Pregnancy & babycare: Fact or fiction

Healthcare during pregnancy can be a minefield for many women, with confusing and often contradictory information

May: Let's tackle the "hidden injustice" of mental illness

Prime Minister Theresa May used the annual Charity Commission lecture to speak out on the importance of addressing mental illness

Half of British men more comfortable discussing mental health with barbers than doctors

A survey suggests that most British men would rather discuss mental health issues such as depression with their barber than with their doctor

Hitting a low

Pharmacy teams are feeling stressed, dissatisfied and morale is plummeting. So what can be done?

Mind matters

Where does pharmacy sit in the challenge of tackling mental health issues in the community?

Help patients with dementia

Dementia Friends is encouraging pharmacists to attend a training session and help patients suffering from the condition  

How pharmacies help keep new mums happy

Looking out for perinatal mental illness is just one area where pharmacy teams can help new parents.

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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...

Views

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...

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Tax rules: refitting your premises

A pharmacy refit might improve your business, but what are the tax rules around this?

Numark appoints new managing director

Numark has announced the appointment of a new managing director

Boots & DH awarded for meds adherence collaboration

Boots UK and the Department of Health have been awarded for a randomised trial looking at ways to improve medication adh...