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Pharmacy practice and profession blog

All posts from: November 2018

Meeting the needs of patients affected by mental illness in community pharmacy

Posted by: Sean QuayThu, 22 Nov 2018

As a community pharmacist, Sean Quay recognised that he could be doing more to support his patients affected by mental illness.

Why small community pharmacies are at risk and how we can save them

Posted by: Alima BatchelorWed, 21 Nov 2018

Independent pharmacies need a new kind of contract if they are to survive the threat from funding cuts and wholesaler market control, says the Pharmacists’ Defence Association’s head of policy, Alima Batchelor.

What's the strangest question you've been asked by a patient?

Posted by: Pharmaceutical JournalThu, 15 Nov 2018

During #AskYourPharmacist Week 2018 — which aims to raise awareness of the services pharmacy can offer — we asked our readers to tell us the most unusual questions their patients had posed to them. From the bizarre to the ridiculous, here are some of our favourites.

How community pharmacy can support patients who have pancreatic cancer

Posted by: Ade WilliamsThu, 8 Nov 2018

November is Pancreatic Cancer Awareness Month, Ade Williams and Ali Stunt describe the pivotal role pharmacy teams can play. 

On deployment to South Sudan with the Army Reserves

Posted by: Anuj SunderThu, 1 Nov 2018

Army Reserve pharmacist, Anuj K. Sunder shares details of his four-month deployment to South Sudan as part a United Nations Humanitarian Operation

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