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MP gets hands on experience at local pharmacy

Corby and East Northamptonshire MP Andy Sawford visited one of his local Lloydspharmacy branches last week (Friday 16 August) to see how pharmacy can help improve community healthcare. Lloydspharmacy invited the MP to its pharmacy adjacent to...

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Legalised HIV home tests could cut transmission rates

The Department for Health’s announcement that home HIV tests will soon be legalised should reduce spread of the virus and stigma around it – but only if professional support is available, says Dr Thom chief executive Rachel Carrell. The...

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Community pharmacy’s role in NHS Health Checks

Dave Rollinson, Sales Director - AAH Pharmaceuticals Ltd According to a recent statement from Jeremy Hunt MP, the English Health Secretary, more than 650 lives a year could be saved as well as 1,600 heart attacks and 4,000 cases of diabetes...

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