Community pharmacists need to be part of the solution for the millions of people across the UK grappling with prescription drug dependence and withdrawal.
The number of adult smokers has fallen by around 1.8 million in England over seven years.
Recent studies suggest that community pharmacists should be part of glaucoma management pathways
Early 3D printers were expensive but prices have fallen dramatically and some companies and research groups are now exploring 3D printing’s potential
First hand accounts from lung cancer sufferers, plus guidance for pharmacists on the role they can play in promoting earlier diagnosis
A weight management scheme has helped to achieve remission in almost half of type 2 diabetes patients, with indications that the benefits persist
Professor Dame Sally Davies pulled no punches in her keynote address on the UK’s antimicrobial resistance (AMR) strategy
The Government wants people to take more responsibility for their own health but are there knowledge gaps?
A programme demonstrating pharmacists' ability to identify osteoporosis risk is being highlighted by NICE
Crucial advances have been made but there are still barriers to improving survival rates
The NGO ARIA (Allergic Rhinitis and its Impact on Asthma) recently published guidelines for pharmacists
The reclassification of cannabis-based medicines was a big story in 2018. Here we look at some questions following on from the move
Our data-rich world could offer important new insights into asthma’s epidemiology and pathogenesis
Having some insight into assisted conception can transform any interaction when counselling women
Would you recognise the signs if a young person were self-harming? And if you did, would you know what to do next?
Polypharmacy is a disease in itself and one that can potentially have more serious consequences than the conditions for which multiple drugs have been prescribed, delegates at October's Pharmacy Show heard
Special attention needs to be paid to those patients who have had organ transplants because medication and dosage regimens can be complicated
Delivering flu vaccines through pharmacy is cheaper than from GPs and saves the NHS millions of pounds, our clinical editor writes
The focus on excessive consumption and its effects on health often overshadow undernutrition, which remains surprisingly common in this country
Pharmacy teams should use the ‘95 per cent less harmful’ figure to encourage smokers to make the switch to vaping, says PHE