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.

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Top tips for staying healthy at Christmas
November 15, 2018

The jury’s out: we’re a nation of sweet-tooths. With Christmas just around the corner, our sugar consumption is about to sky-rocket. How harmful is this to your health and how can you have the best chance of staying healthy at... Read More

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Seasonal Affective Disorder – Coping with SAD
November 1, 2018

Seasonal Affective Disorder (SAD) is thought to be common. How does the Winter affect your mood? It’s that time of year again when the clocks have gone back and we start to see the Winter creeping in. What with the... Read More

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Are you eligible for a free flu vaccine this Winter?
October 12, 2018

  If you’re more vulnerable to the flu virus, getting your flu jab could be lifesaving. Crunchy leaves, spicy coffees and wrapping up in chunky knits. The Autumn brings with it lots of seasonal quirks, but flu doesn’t have to... Read More

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What is mental health? Taking care of you.
October 10, 2018

  Mental health is not trivial. Just because you can’t see it, doesn’t mean it’s not important. Make your mental health a priority this World Mental Health Day. What is mental health?   Mental health is important to everyone. We... Read More

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Getting Organised: A New Digital Era of Life Admin
September 7, 2018

  Life admin is a new phrase which has entered our everyday vocabulary.   It involves completing list of mundane tasks that are essential to our existence. Without which, we would probably spontaneously combust. Life admin covers a broad spectrum... Read More

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Medication on the go – a new solution for busy people
August 8, 2018

If you take multiple medications, going out for the day can feel like a military operation.   Trying to work out which tablets you’ll be needing and when you’ll be taking them becomes time-consuming and stressful. In fact, roughly 20%... Read More

Staying healthy in the heatwave

Feeling the heat? Stay healthy in the heatwave
July 6, 2018

Hot, bothered and feeling worn out? As much as we Brits love the sunshine, it’s not all beaches and barbecues.   As the temperature continues to soar, many of us are feeling the downside of the hot weather. Check out... Read More

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Supporting Carers: the unsung heroes of healthcare
June 15, 2018

Nurse, Therapist, Cleaner, Cook? Carer.   There are around 6.5 million carers living in the UK who provide unpaid care to a loved one. Millions of people rely on a family member or friend to help them live. Supporting carers... Read More

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Act FAST to prevent complications of stroke
May 18, 2018

There are more than 100,000 cases of stroke in the UK every year. Knowing how to spot the symptoms of stroke could save you vital time in an emergency. It is essential that victims receive urgent medical attention to reduce... Read More