Categories for Health Tips

PillTime is an online pharmacy that’s here to offer support when you need it. At just the click of a button, you can access health tips and tricks and professional advice from our pharmacists. So, you can take care of your health from the comfort of your home.

The internet is full of health info from different sources. However, it can be tricky to know where to start, or what’s accurate. You can have peace of mind with friendly pharmacist advice from PillTime. Our team are highly-trained and have years of experience. Whenever they get the chance, they love contributing to our Health Tips Blog.

Pharmacists are invaluable when it comes to managing your health. They are the first point of call when you feel unwell or need some advice. That’s why we created our blog. So, if you want to find out more about taking care of yourself, you can get the professional advice you need.

antibiotic-resistance

Antibiotic resistance: myths and facts
August 7, 2019

How many times have you taken antibiotics when you didn’t need to? Public awareness of antibiotic resistance is growing. For decades, we’ve been using antibiotics in a casual way. We often take them for smaller ailments, like sore throats. This... Read More

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5 tips to manage menopause emotions
August 2, 2019

Stress, anxiety, anger and tears. Emotional symptoms are consuming, in the same way that pain or hot flashes are. There’s lots of great advice out there about managing the physical symptoms of the menopause and perimenopause. This is brilliant. Nearly... Read More

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How to reduce your plastic waste every day
July 30, 2019

With Plastic-Free July drawing to a close, what habits can you maintain to reduce your plastic waste?  Plastic waste is a hot topic in current media, and rightly so. Plastic is hugely damaging to the environment. It litters the oceans... Read More

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How to reduce high blood pressure
May 30, 2019

High blood pressure is a worrying condition that affects 1 in 3 adults in the U.K. It’s responsible for over half of all strokes and heart attacks but can be tackled through simple lifestyle changes. (1) What is high blood pressure?... Read More

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Travelling with a disability or illness
May 22, 2019

Do you find it difficult to manage your health when you’re away from home? Follow these tips to help your trip go smoothly. Lots of us who have health issues find it difficult to be away from home. Home is... Read More

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Recovering from a heart attack
May 16, 2019

A heart attack changes everything. It’s important to follow recovery advice to minimise your risk of ongoing issues. Learning how to manage your health after a heart attack can be complex. You may need to change some old habits that... Read More

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Are you living with chronic pain every day?
April 23, 2019

  28 million people in the UK suffer with chronic pain. Is chronic pain affecting your life? Keep reading to find out more about what chronic pain is and how to manage it. Pain is something that most of us... Read More

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Are you adherent to your medication?
March 26, 2019

Many conditions and illnesses require you to take medication on a daily basis. These medications are kept in your own home and it is down to you to take them as and when you need them. Whilst this means that... Read More