Population Health

The business benefits of charity fundraising

Fundraising for local and national charities and organisations can have a positive impact on your business

Breaking point

While a little stress and anxiety is normal, excessive or prolonged symptoms can push a person beyond their limits.

Reaching out

Men’s Health Week presents pharmacies with the opportunity to offer support and advice to men who otherwise might suffer in silence.

For richer, but not for poorer...

The gap between the lifespans of the richest and poorest in the UK is increasing for the first time since the 1870s

Smoking - triggering the quit attempt

A process for providing support to people who want to give up smoking

Dr Dawn Harper supports National BV Month

Following the success of last year’s National BV Day, this year’s campaign will run for the entire month of April.

Social media reigns

Social media is increasingly favoured by charities as a way of raising funds and boosting awareness, but how effective is it?

Joint talk

Pharmacies getting involved with Arthritis Care Week can help their customers better understand how to live with the condition.

From the frying pan into the clinic

Mushrooms aren't just a tasty addition to your dinner, they’re becoming increasingly important in medical treatment.

It's not all in the mind

Despite mental illness being so common and awareness levels increasing, there is a damaging taboo surrounding the issue.

Out of the ashes

Access to vital stop smoking services could be in jeopardy, but pharmacy shouldn't give up as there is plenty still to be done.

Diabetes: controlling the crisis

With cases of diabetes in the UK higher than ever before, TM looks at what’s being done to overcome the problem.

Kick the habit

No Smoking Day is the ideal time for pharmacies to promote the health benefits of quitting.

Oral health: stop the rot

Lots of children in England don’t visit a dentist each year, and the rate of dental decay in young children remains high.

Trends towards health and wellness

The trend towards healthy living presents pharmacy with an ideal opportunity to engage with customers

Give a positive message

How can pharmacy staff help overcome stigma around HIV testing and reach out to at-risk groups in their community?

The ‘sandwich carer’ generation

Many women have the responsibility of caring for multiple family members and their health can suffer as a result.

Stub it out

It can take three or more attempts to successfully quit smoking.

Health boost

Resolutions to improve health are common at this time of year. But how can customers stick with their best intentions?

Understanding the law around drugs and driving

Pharmacy law practitioner Richard Hough explains the implications of legislation around drugs and driving

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