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Research: Coffee may benefit liver health

According to UK researchers, drinking any type of coffee (ground or instant; caffeinated or decaffeinated) has been found to be associated with a reduced...

Expanding the libido conversation

While male libido has been researched and examined over the years, with a wide range of medications and solutions available for low male libido,...

Further expansions to PBS listings

It has been announced that from 1 July 2021, the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) will be further expanded to include Opdivo® and Yervoy® (nivolumab and ipilimumab),...
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Caution essential

A study recently published in the Medical Journal of Australia has revealed that poisoning by essential oil exposure is on the rise, with 63...

Top tips to quench your thirst this summer

Did you know that your body is made up of about 50 to 70 per cent water and that water is vital for keeping...

Pharmacists could prevent some hospitalisations

A recent report showing over 179,000 Queensland hospitalisations were potentially preventable in 2017/18 has prompted a call for action from the Pharmacy Guild of...

AMCAL+ Life Clinic launches in Melbourne

Pharmacy brand, Amcal, officially launched its first Amcal+ Life Clinic pharmacy at an event that saw addresses by prominent pharmacy figures, including Anthony Tassone...

Sun protection myths debunked

Did you know that you can get burnt in as little as 10-15 minutes when the UV is at its peak? This timely reminder comes...

Australians urged to #OwnYourTone

The 2019 National Skin Cancer Action Week kicks off on Sunday, November 17 and runs through to Saturday, November 23. It’s an important reminder for...

Nutraceuticals in management of diabetes

One of the fastest growing chronic diseases and said to be the biggest challenge confronting Australia’s health system, type 2 diabetes is said to...

Two beauty trends set to impact the market

Mintel has announced the two beauty trends set to impact the global beauty and personal care market over the next decade: the panorama of...

Latest Posts

Research: Coffee may benefit liver health

According to UK researchers, drinking any type of coffee (ground or instant; caffeinated or decaffeinated) has been found to be associated with a reduced...

Expanding the libido conversation

While male libido has been researched and examined over the years, with a wide range of medications and solutions available for low male libido,...

Further expansions to PBS listings

It has been announced that from 1 July 2021, the Pharmaceutical Benefits Scheme (PBS) will be further expanded to include Opdivo® and Yervoy® (nivolumab and ipilimumab),...

Always Discreet donations for ‘invisible’ health concern

Always Discreet and Brand Ambassador Michelle Bridges are currently working with Share the Dignity to raise awareness for invisible bladder leaks. It’s an ‘unspoken health...

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Renewed calls for a sugar tax

The Federal Australian Dental Association (ADA) congratulates the Australian Medical Association (AMA) for calling for an immediate tax on sugar as one of its...

Chemist Warehouse gets top gong

Chemist Warehouse was named Chemist/Pharmacy of the Year in the 2020 Roy Morgan Customer Satisfaction Awards. This is the first time Chemist Warehouse has won...

Tooth decay, don’t let it stay

While tooth decay is absolutely avoidable, 50% of children under the age of six in Australia experience decay in teeth, according to the Australian...

A not so TABOO topic

In the May issue of Retail Pharmacy Assistants magazine, we speak with TABOO’s Managing Director and co-founder Eloise Hall about the importance of tackling...

New app empowers maternal mental health

A new app developed by the University of South Australia (UniSA) and parent support group Village Foundation, is set to help women recognise the...