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Issue : The Pharmaceutical Journal, 3/10 January 2015, Vol 294, No 7843/4

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  • Plain cigarette packaging can contribute to reducing smoking rates, evidence shows

    Evidence supports plain tobacco packaging to improve public health Subscription

    8 JAN 2015 By Crawford Moodie, Linda Bauld

    There is growing evidence that plain cigarette package could help reduce smoking rates

  • The UN Millennium Development Goals may have fallen short, but it has created a strong foundation for ending health inequality

    The next step for the UN's Millennium Development Goals Subscription

    8 JAN 2015

    The UN Millennium Development Goals may have fallen short of their aims, but they have created a strong foundation for ending health inequality.

  • David Branford, chair of the English Pharmacy Board; John Cromarty, chair of the Scottish Pharmacy Board and Mair Davies, chair of the Welsh Pharmacy Board

    RPS leaders: braced for a challenging year Subscription

    8 JAN 2015 12:18 By Stephen Robinson

    The three Royal Pharmaceutical Society (RPS) board chairs in England, Scotland and Wales tell Stephen Robinson what 2015 holds for the pharmacy profession and how they plan to tackle the challenges to come.

  • The anopheles mosquito is the vector for plasmodium that causes malaria. Scientists are looking for ways to block the transmission of the parasite to mosquitoes

    Malaria eradication: blocking transmission to mosquitoes Subscription

    7 JAN 2015 18:42 By Cassandra Willyard
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    To wipe out malaria, researchers are racing to develop a vaccine that protects mosquitoes from infection.

  • Carmen Peña, president of the International Pharmaceutical Federation (FIP)

    An advocate for global pharmacy Subscription

    7 JAN 2015 18:03 By Benedict Lam

    President of the International Pharmaceutical Federation Carmen Peña discusses gender equality, fighting Ebola and her vision for advanced roles for pharmacists.

  • Nocturnal enuresis (NE) is involuntary bedwetting during sleep in patients with no congenital or acquired defects of the central nervous system.

    Nocturnal enuresis in children Subscription

    5 JAN 2015 By Ratidzai Magura
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    Bedwetting is common in young children but requires careful assessment and management in collaboration with the child’s parent or guardian.

  • Wednesday 21 January: Gloucestershire Subscription

    5 JAN 2015 15:51

    Local practice forum event, ‘Pharmacy Organisations Update’. Sandford Education Centre, Cheltenham GL53 7PX. Event 7.30pm, buffet 6.30pm. Book via the RPS website. Contact by 6pm on 14 January 2015 to book food.    

  • Tuesday 27 January: NW London Subscription

    5 JAN 2015 15:50

    Local practice forum event, ‘Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease workshop – resources, inhalers and devices to support patients’. Best Western Cumberland Hotel, 1–3 St Johns Road, Harrow HA1 2EF. Event 7.45pm, buffet 7pm. Book via the RPS website.

  • Monday 2 February: NW London Subscription

    5 JAN 2015 15:50

    Centre for Pharmacy Postgraduate Education event, ‘Depression focal point’. Sir Herbert Seddon Teaching Centre, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust, Brockley Hill, Stanmore HA7 4LP. Event 6pm. Book via

  • The quality of a pharmacist's resume alone can be the difference between outright rejection and securing an interview

    How to write a successful pharmacy CV Subscription

    5 JAN 2015 11:30 By Sean Brown

    Pharmacy recruitment specialist from Your World Healthcare Sean Brown shares the secrets to compiling a CV that will give you the best chance of getting an interview and securing a job.

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