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Medicines – tips for the safe use of medicines

Every year, pharmacists receive many phone calls about problems that arise from misuse of medicines. This is usually accidental. Sometimes the problem is caused by a person using someone else’s empty bottles to store tablets, but far more often it involves a child taking tablets that belong to their parents or grandparents. To children, many […]

Medicines – tips for the safe use of medicines

Every year thousands of problems arise from misuse of medicines. Find out how to use them safely.

Osteoporosis self-care

Osteoporosis self-care

Osteoporosis is when your bones become thinner and more likely to break. Find out what products are available for osteoporosis.

Sinus and nasal problems

Most sinus problems are due to allergy, infection, or a foreign substance inhaled up the nose. Find out what products are available for sinus and nasal problems.

Rubella self-care

Rubella (German measles or three-day measles) is caused by a virus different from the measles virus. It is spread by coughing and sneezing. Find out what products are available for rubella.

Poisonings

Poisoning is a common cause of hospital admissions for adults and children, and common household medicines are the leading cause of poisoning. Find out more about poisonings.

Mumps self-care

Mumps is a viral infection of the salivary glands on the neck, below your ears. Mumps is most common in school-aged children and young adults. Find out what products are available for mumps.

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.

Iron-deficiency anaemia, pharmacy treatment options

Anaemia is when you do not produce enough haemoglobin, leading to you feeling tired and weak. A common cause is iron deficiency. Find out what products are available from your pharmacy.

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