Pharmacy News

LloydsPharmacy acquires Sainsbury's pharmacies

LloydsPharmacy and Sainsbury's announce "strategic partnership" more →

New diabetes treatment

A new diabetes treament, Xultophy, is now available more →

Sugar intake should be halved

Experts have recommended that daily sugar intake be cut by 50 per cent more →

The word on the tweet

There is a thriving network of pharmacy tweeters but recent exchanges have left a sour taste in the mouth – which is a shame as Twitter and social media in general have much to offer the profession. more →

Hospital prescribing errors "substantial"

Problem of prescribing errors in hospitals is “substantial”, pharmacist-led research finds more →

One-in-four pre-reg trainees fail exam

The General Pharmaceutical Council has released the names of the 2,077 pre-registration trainee pharmacists who passed their registration assessment in June. more →

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Latest BBC Health News

Haemophilia A trial results 'mind-blowing'

Doctors use gene therapy to correct the defect that causes haemophilia A. more →

NHS in England told to reveal avoidable deaths data

Most NHS trusts in England will publish information on deaths caused by failings in patient care by 2018. more →

Is size important when it comes to wine glasses?

If your wine was served in a smaller glass, would you drink less of it? more →

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Latest BBC General News

Brexit: Theresa May heads to Brussels after EU vote loss

The EU summit comes after a Tory rebellion defeats the government in a key vote on Brexit. more →

Is it game over for Brexit?

The government lost a key vote, and it's a big deal. more →

Salford house fire: Third murder charge

David Worrall, 25, will appear before magistrates later accused of killing four children. more →

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