Men’s mental health has seen small progress, due to it becoming more of an open conversation. However, Mintel – experts in what consumers want and why, reveal that there’s still a long way to go, based on recent research...
Staying in school longer may lead to less binge drinking and may reduce the risk of alcohol dependence, according to international research. Using a genetic technique called, ‘Mendelian Randomisation’, a study published in Molecular Psychiatry has found attaining higher education...
According to research released by the Food Safety Information Council, more than 20 per cent of Aussies confess to not always washing their hands after going to the toilet. With almost 40 per cent admitting that they don’t always...
The results of the fifth annual Jean Hailes Women’s Health Survey were launched on Wednesday October 23, 2019, revealing interesting insights into women’s healthcare. Surveying almost 10,000 women from across Australia the results shine the spotlight on female health concerns,...
“We love our kids, we don’t want to see them cry, we instantly look for things to fix and that’s why present to a pharmacy,” said Pharmacy Proprietor* Jana Pratico. In the October feature, ‘Babies can cry a river’...
The National Strategic Action Plan is created by Osteoporosis Australia (OA), and the Australian Government. Minister for Health Greg Hunt is in partnership with the plan, that is launched during the lead up to Osteoporosis Day on Sunday. Government is allocating $4...

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A recent survey of almost 3,000 health professionals reveals that a significant number (69 per cent) are prescribing parkrun to their patients, as an alternative to more traditional treatment alternatives. “Physical activity is an important part of keeping healthy and...
19,371 women are estimated to be diagnosed with breast cancer in Australia in 2019. This is equal to approximately 53 diagnoses each day (Cancer Australia, 2019). October 1 is the beginning of Breast Cancer Awareness month.  Retail Pharmacy Assistants magazine...
You’re scrolling through Instagram. You see a glowing skinned, shiny haired influencer holding a tiny product that says, ‘healthier skin, nails and hair.’ You say to yourself, ‘I’ll take 20’. Collagen based products are generally labelled all with those similar...
Believed to be Australia’s first natural toothpaste with added fluoride, Australian Personal Care company, MooGoo has announced the launch of its new product - Moothpaste. While fluoride is important in the fight against tooth decay, according to MooGoo CEO, Craig...
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