Tony Cartwright, FRPharmS, is a retired pharmacist
Using the new RPS websiteSubscription
The Retired Pharmacists’ Group (RPG) Committee wishes to share its thoughts on the design and usability of the new Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) website. Clearly, the designers of this long-awaited new website have worked hard to present a more modern look. We accept that it was necessary to make changes to the way in which the members of networking groups receive information to comply with new data protection laws. RPS staff have been helpful when we have contacted them for assis
In light of negative press coverage about the NHS’s spend on gluten-free products, we must remember that coeliac patients are suffering from a debilitating disease, and these products keep them healthy and help improve their quality of life.
Many a mickle makes a muckleSubscription
The launch of the additional pharmaceutical service in Scotland allowing community pharmacies to start supplying gluten-free foods from early next year will be welcomed by patients, GPs and pharmacists (PJ 2013;291:582). In September 2011 the Pharmaceutical Services Negotiating Committee teamed up with the National Pharmacy Association and Coeliac UK to launch a toolkit for a pharmacy-led su
Members alienated from voting in RPS electionsSubscription