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Sexual Health

STIs can cause embarrassment as well as unpleasant symptoms, it’s vital that pharmacy staff have the knowledge and skills to deal with customers who ask for advice.

Headache in the pharmacy

This short, interactive module explores the differences between tension and migraine-type headaches, and uses a rotating packshot to introduce Syndol, a combination pain relief option that is now back on the market 

Inconvenient truths

The Health Survey for England highlights the unhealthy behaviours many of us prefer not to think about. Pharmacy teams are ideally placed to help focus people’s minds on making a positive change.

Footcare

This module focuses on footcare and considers the causes and symptoms of common problems, as well as the OTC products and self care tips that can ease and prevent them.

Helping customers with joint pain

This video-based module introduces a topical NSAID gel that can help relieve joint pain and stiffness caused by osteoarthritis, and demonstrates how diclofenac works to target pain and inflammation in the body.

Services setback

Cuts in public health funding have left sexual health and contraception services in crisis. How can community pharmacy bear the load?

Epilepsy

This CPD module provides an overview of epilepsy, including the causes, types of seizure, diagnosis, management and treatments.

Indispensable in the dispensary

Dispensing assistant Pam Conway traded retail for pharmacy and 10 years on her average day includes loading a prescription vending machine for 24/7 patient use.

The long and short of it

A detailed look at the much anticipated NHS Long Term Plan and what it means for pharmacy.

A helping hand

Over half of all mental health conditions start before the age of 14. Pharmacies are ideally placed to inform parents and families about mental wellness and swiftly signpost them to expert support.

Relief from the nasal symptoms of allergy

With NHS England advising that OTC products should no longer be prescribed to treat mild-to-moderate hayfever, pharmacy’s role in supporting sufferers is more important than ever. This module includes self-care advice and product recommendations to aid customer conversations.

Cold and Flu: First stop, Pharmacy

Ensure your pharmacy is customers’ first stop for cold and flu advice by completing this module, which covers self-care tips and OTC product recommendations for multi-symptom relief

Blood pressure screening and management

This CPD module provides an overview of hypertension, including the causes and risk factors, diagnosis, management and treatments.

Protection is pivotal

Every four minutes, a young person in England is diagnosed with an STI, but pharmacy teams can help reduce the incidence.

Banging, thumping, blinding

When is a headache more than just a headache? Find out how to tell the differences, what to advise and when to refer. 

RoE Awards: It's time to enter!

Training Matters’ annual hunt for exceptional pharmacy support staff is officially underway as the Recognition of Excellence Awards opens for entries.



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