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Study identifies potential for safer anti-inflammatory drugs

For people with chronic inflammatory diseases, treatment with glucocorticoids - a class of steroid hormones - is common. While this medication may be effective for reducing inflammation, it can cause severe side effects when used long term. Now, rese

low awareness among women of birth defect risk from opioids

Pregnancy can throw up a million and one questions and niggling aspects: morning sickness, constipation and tiredness. One of the more irksome sides is the seemingly endless changing list of things to avoid. The CDC has released a report suggesting t

Pharmacist guide to cultural responsiveness with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

The importance of pharmacists and pharmacy staff being responsive to the health beliefs, practices, culture and linguistic needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, families and communities has been highlighted in a new guide just releas

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lung disease case finding in pharmacies could save £264 million

Using community pharmacies to identify undiagnosed cases of chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD) at an early stage could save £264 million a year according to new research from the University of East Anglia (UEA).

Pharmacist guide to cultural responsiveness with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people

The importance of pharmacists and pharmacy staff being responsive to the health beliefs, practices, culture and linguistic needs of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, families and communities has been highlighted in a new guide just releas