OTC

Getting back in the game

The UK is in danger of becoming a nation of couch potatoes, unless we reverse the trends shown in several current national surveys.

Head lice: School of thought

With the new school term in full swing, parents are asking pharmacy teams for advice on managing head lice

Dying for a fag

Smoking prevalence has dropped dramatically since the 1970s but there are still 9.6 million smokers in Great Britain.

Preventing dental caries

Approaches to consider in tackling dental caries

The lowdown on adult incontinence

Dawn Gay gets the lowdown on adult incontinence

Bladder weakness

Most people find incontinence difficult to come to terms with and it can affect all aspects of everyday life

Problem solved

Women tend to be in tune with their health needs and how to meet them, but from time to time they will need extra support.

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?  

Parasites

This team training module focuses on parasites such as head lice, threadworm, ringworm, scabies and bed bugs.

Lice detectives

With the new school term on the horizon, parents may turn to the pharmacy for advice on the increased risk of head lice

There's trouble afoot

Feet are one of the most hardworking parts of the body, but they often get overlooked and neglected – this is where pharmacy can step in.

Nutritional supplements

Pharmacists should be fully aware of the extent of VMS needs and the opportunities to encourage better uptake  

Stress & insomnia

Nearly half of Britons say they are experiencing increased levels of anxiety in the aftermath of the EU referendum

Head lice: going head to head

Dawn Gay reviews the OTC back to school sector, focusing on head lice treatments

Get ready for the new school year

Get prepared for the issues that the new school year brings for children and families

OTC treatment of warts and verrucas

A summary of OTC treatment for warts and verrucas

Supporting older people

The potential for pharmacy teams to improve older patients' health and wellbeing is huge, particularly with those discharged from hospital.

Older people's health

This team training module focuses on older people's health and in particular, those who have been discharged from hospital.

Making headway with migraine

The latest product and marketing news in the headache and migraine category

Baby talk needs a big boost

A guide to what's new in the pregnancy and babycare category

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