OTC

Pharmacy flu fighters

Seasonal flu jabs taken off in pharmacies over the last few years. What do pharmacy teams need to know for the 2018/19 season?

Baby steps

A healthy woman is more likely to give birth to a healthy baby. So how can pharmacy teams advise mums for a healthy bump?

Seven Seas JointCare Supplex & Turmeric

Keep your product knowledge up to date by learning about Seven Seas JointCare Supplex & Turmeric. Our interactive 3D pack highlights the key information you need to support your customer conversations.

Mouth care

Mouth ulcers and cold sores are common and can cause significant discomfort, but pharmacy teams can offer advice.

IBS: Spell it out

One-third of patients don’t believe healthcare professionals take irritable bowel syndrome seriously enough, so the need for better communication between care providers and sufferers is clear

Don't be caught short

Up to nine million people experience some form of bladder weakness, there’s plenty of opportunity for pharmacy teams to help.

There's an app for that

Plenty of health apps claim to simplify women’s self care. Is there a downside to encouraging tracking every health move?

10 minute clinic: head lice

This handy 10-minute clinic is designed to act as a quick reference guide that will help you advise customers on head lice.

Baby skincare

A baby's skin is delicate and can be easily damaged. With up to 70 to 84 nappy changes a week, it's important that parents use gentle products to clean their baby. Watch this two minute video, sponsored by Waterwipes, to find out more.  

Eczema

Eczema can have a significant impact on a person's quality of life. Refresh your knowledge of the condition's symptoms, treatments and self care advice in this bite-size learning video so you can pass on expert knowledge to customers.

Athlete's foot

Contagious and uncomfortable, athlete's foot is not a condition anyone wants to have to experience. Watch this short video to learn about its symptoms and how to prevent and treat the infection.

Pet health

With 51 per cent of UK households owning a pet, many customers can benefit from your advice on fleas, ticks and general pet health. Watch this three minute video, sponsored by Frontline Plus, to find out more.

Cough and colds

Coughs and colds is a core OTC category for every community pharmacy. Watch this two minute video to refresh your knowledge of the symptoms and available treatments so you can advise customers with confidence.

Natural healthcare

Natural supplements can help to top up levels of vitamins and minerals, such as iron. Watch this two minute video, sponsored by Spatone, to find out more about iron intake and who could benefit from natural supplements.

Sore throats

Sore throats are often caused by a viral infection, meaning antibiotics won't help. Watch this short video, sponsored by Difflam, to find out how you can advise customers and recommend OTC treatments.

Infant nutrition: Giving parents a helping hand

The role of accessible, informed healthcare professionals is increasingly important in baby and child health and nutrition

Happy pet = healthy pet

Almost half of Britons own a pet and there’s plenty of scope for educating pet-owning customers on preventing and treating common health problems.

Footcare

This Professional Assistant: Learn and Advise module is about common foot conditions and their treatments.

School of thought

With the new school term on the horizon, there are lots of health concerns that are likely to be playing on parents’ minds, from upset stomachs, to colds and head lice. 

In focus

The eyes are delicate organs, susceptible to a range of conditions that can be picked up during a routine eye exam, but people aren’t going as often as recommended.

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