NHS-hospitals

Pouch dispensing could revolutionise NHS hospitals.
November 23, 2018

Salford Royal’s initial pouch dispensing trials reduce medication rounds by thirty minutes. Salford Royal Hospital is a hub for healthcare innovation. Its Digital Experience Centre is open to the public and boasts ground-breaking medical technology that could revolutionise the health... Read More

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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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Valproate: Should you stop taking it?
November 12, 2018

If you’re one of the thousands of women in the UK currently taking Valproate, new guidance shows that you may need to stop taking the treatment. Valproate is currently used to treat Epilepsy and Bipolar Disorder. You may also know... Read More

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Caring for vulnerable people at Christmas
November 12, 2018

Do you know someone who could be vulnerable this Winter? Give them the gift they need this Christmas. This festive season brings the promise of joy and excitement. Christmas is the perfect time to catch up with loved ones and... 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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Medication for people with Dementia
October 5, 2018

There’s no one size fits all way to care for people with Dementia. Everyone will be at a different stage of their journey, with different emotions, fears and medication needs. So where do we begin?   Dementia affects everyone differently.... Read More

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The future of healthcare starts now – Pharmacy Technology
October 4, 2018

With the NHS turning 70 this year, we’re having big conversations around the future of healthcare in the UK. It’ll come as no surprise that everyone’s talking about the power of innovation and technology.   Healthcare professionals from all sectors... Read More