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Go nuts for ‘guilt-free’ sweet new treats

Quest is on a… well quest, to satisfy sweet-tooth cravings without compromising on nutrition. This month Quest Nutrition has added a brand-new product to its...

Smooth as a baby’s bottom?

The most common cause of nappy rash in children is irritation, according to the Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne (RCH). The irritation can come from...

Supporting Australia’s little Sweethearts

Childhood acquired heart disease is a complex condition with no known cure, and one of the leading causes of infant death in Australia. In...
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Guild welcomes medicine substitution legislation

Under the new law pharmacists are now allowed to substitute a different medicine when a patient's usual medicine has been declared to be in...

`Why I Love Rural Pharmacy’ video competition theme now revealed

Despite the turmoil from bushfires and particularly Covid-19 last year, inspiring stories about community pharmacies have surfaced everywhere and now rural, regional and remote...

Bee stings found to be the most venomous in Australia

Although Australia is well known for having some of the most venomous animals in the world, it is the humble bee that is responsible...

Antidepressants to treat low back pain are concerning

Treating low back pain with antidepressant medicines provides no important benefits and has the potential to cause harm according to a new systematic review...

CSIRO set to develop medicinal cannabis

CSIRO, Australia’s national science agency, announced it has secured a licence to develop new medicinal cannabis products. Under the new licence, CSIRO says it will...

Who is most at risk of a heart attack in Australia?

Australians who left school early, Tasmanians, South Australians and those living in regional and remote areas are more than twice as likely as other...

The Royal Commission into Aged Care Quality and Safety final report sparks $452 million in additional funding

Prime Minister Scott Morrison, says it was clear from the Royal Commission’s work that while significant progress has been made, there is a clear...

Aussie PPE manufacturer set to disrupt international market

Softmed, Australia’s largest manufacturer of personal protective equipment (PPE),  will become the country’s first manufacturer of surgical and examination nitrile gloves, bringing down prices...

Latest Posts

Go nuts for ‘guilt-free’ sweet new treats

Quest is on a… well quest, to satisfy sweet-tooth cravings without compromising on nutrition. This month Quest Nutrition has added a brand-new product to its...

Smooth as a baby’s bottom?

The most common cause of nappy rash in children is irritation, according to the Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne (RCH). The irritation can come from...

Supporting Australia’s little Sweethearts

Childhood acquired heart disease is a complex condition with no known cure, and one of the leading causes of infant death in Australia. In...

Guild welcomes medicine substitution legislation

Under the new law pharmacists are now allowed to substitute a different medicine when a patient's usual medicine has been declared to be in...

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Study reveals the countries that like to party hard with drugs

Australia, New Zealand, the Netherlands and the US, are amongst some of the countries consuming the highest amounts of designer ‘party’ drugs, according to...

Drone project to make medicines more accessible

In what will be a first for regional Australia, TerryWhite Chemmart (TWC), in partnership with Melbourne-based company Swoop Aero and healthcare wholesaler Symbion, is...

Pharmacists step up to the Covid-19 vaccine challenge

The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) announced that 1,000 pharmacists have already registered to assist in the vaccine rollout and more than 700 attended...

Covid-19 vaccine rollout: the towns, suburbs and hubs that get it first

The Covid-19 Vaccination Program will commence from next week and people in priority groups who are most at risk and who need protection the...

More than $600,000 raised for Priceline Sisterhood Foundation

Priceline Pharmacy has announced that it has raised more than $600,000 for the Priceline Sisterhood Foundation, whose aim, according to GM Priceline Pharmacy Andrew...