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Pregnancy planning

Whether you are thinking about having a baby for the first time or have been pregnant before, with a little planning you can give yourself the best chance of a healthy pregnancy and baby.

Babies & Pregnancy

Contact dermatitis

Contact dermatitis is the result of of direct contact with a trigger substance, such as a chemical or produce such as a detergent.

Skin & Hair

Alzheimer's disease

Alzheimer's disease is the most common form of dementia. Find out all you need to know, including what causes it and whether it can be prevented.

Seniors' Health

Iron deficiency anaemia

Iron deficiency anaemia is when lack of iron means that the blood does not produce enough haemoglobin. The iron deficiency needs to be prolonged to produce anaemia.

Heart & Stroke

Night terrors

If your child has short episodes of screaming and thrashing about in their sleep, they may be having night terrors (sleep terrors). Night terrors do not harm your child and stop happening as children get older.

Kids' & Teens' Health

Smoking cessation

It is beneficial to stop smoking at any age. Smokers have a one in two chance of dying from a smoking-related illness. Find out what smoking cessation products are available.

Pharmacy Care

Measles self-care

Measles is a highly infectious disease caused by a virus. It is most common in children and is spread by coughing, sneezing or sometimes kissing. Find out what products are available for measles.

Pharmacy Care

Dry eyes and irritation

Dry eye includes dry or watery eyes and eye irritation. Dry eye occurs in people who produce fewer or lower quality tears. Find out what products are available for dry eyes and eye irritation.

Pharmacy Care

Diarrhoea: self-care

Diarrhoea is when your bowel movements become watery, foul-smelling and the need to go to the toilet is urgent and frequent. Find out what products are available for diarrhoea.

Pharmacy Care

Restless legs syndrome

Restless legs syndrome causes unpleasant sensations and symptoms in a person's legs compelling them to move and making it difficult to sleep.

Pain

Drinking water

The average person can survive for 40 days without food, but most people will die if they go for more than 72 hours without a drink.

Nutrition & Weight