NHS England and NHS Improvement to launch an updated Help Us Help You Pharmacy Advice campaign on 20 January.
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This CPD module looks at winter health, specially cold and flu which brings many customers to the pharmacy.
A sore throat test-and-treat service will be rolled out across 50 per cent of pharmacies in Wales this winter, Vaughan Gething said.
Pain and fever can cause much distress in children, pharmacy teams can be there to provide reassurance and expert advice.
RB is working to help tackle antimicrobial resistance with the launch of a new campaign which has an in-pharmacy focus.
This Professional Assistant: Learn and Advise module is about sore throats, self care advice and OTC products that can help.
LloydsPharmacy has launched a new nationwide sore throat service to identify Strep A throat infections and help to tackle antibiotic resistance.
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.
Paracetamol, rather than antibiotics or medicated lozenges should be recommended to alleviate sore throats, says new guidance developed by NICE and Public Health England.
As the seasons change, so will the type of advice and product recommendations that pharmacy teams offer to customers. To help, here is a round up some of the products that can help customers get through the winter months unscathed.
Sore throat brand MAC is re-launching in the UK with a revitalised offering of sore throat lozenges, manufacturer Ernest Jackson has announced.
NHSE announces a new walk-in “sore throat test and treat” pharmacy service as one of eight health innovations to join the NHS Innovation Accelerator.
Nearly half of UK adults have been prescribed antibiotics for a sore throat, according to new research from Ultra Chloraseptic.