Common conditions

Working to make a success of skincare in pharmacy

Offering good advice, stocking effective products, and not forgetting marketing, can help build your skincare category

A step in the right direction

How pharmacy teams can be ready to meet the range of customers’ foot and leg care needs   

Put eye care category into sharper focus

An ageing population is increasing pressure on secondary care eye services, leaving gaps in provision for primary care. Where can pharmacy help?

Going on gut instinct

How community pharmacy can support customers to learn more about their gastrointestinal problems and improve the performance of the category in-store

Helping pain sufferers get back on their feet

One recent survey revealed that the number of people in the UK living with osteoarthritis looks set to double – to more than 17 million sufferers – by 2030. What can pharmacy do more of?  

The impact of modern life on women’s health

Women are facing many challenges in their lives when they come to you for advice. How ready are you to help them deal with their health concerns?

Get customers thinking about their oral health

Where are the main opportunities to improve the oral health category?

When a customer worries that something’s afoot

Consumers need to be aware of – and not ignore – conditions that affect their feet and legs

Time to recharge after winter

The end of winter is when energy levels can plummet following a run of colds and viruses

Why people need more advice about headache

Half the adult population suffers from headaches or migraines, but are they getting the advice they need?

Looking after hair and scalp

The hair and scalp care market is set for growth. Are you ready with products and advice?

Pharmacy and chronic pain management

10 million Britons suffer with pain almost every day, affecting their ability to work. Would a formal pain service in pharmacy be a good idea?  

Hear and now

With record numbers of people being diagnosed with hearing loss, pharmacists are in an ideal position to help and advise.

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