What is dementia?

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Dementia is considered one of the most distressing conditions we can face – people are twice as afraid of losing their cognitive skills as they are about losing physical abilities....


Know your limits – enjoy drinking safely this Bank Holiday

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This weekend, as we celebrate the Spring Bank Holiday many of us will take the extra day to socialise and have a drink with friends and family. While a tipple...


Asthma 101

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Asthma is a very common long-term condition caused by inflammation of the airways – in fact, according to Asthma UK, it affects over 5 million people in the UK, with...


Mental health – The “invisible” illness

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Maintaining your mental health is essential for not only your physical health, but for your relationship with others as well. Mental health problems can affect anyone at any time and...


Allergies

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ABOUT ALLERGIES From peanuts to pollen and dairy to dust mites, there are lots of people concerned about an allergy in the family, particularly when it comes to children. Many people...


Dealing with stress

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Stress is a big part of life and can interfere with everyday activities. It appears in many forms and have a huge impact on your long-term health, not to mention...


Pharmacy2U secures further £40 million investment to support rapid growth

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We are pleased to announce that we have secured a £40 million investment to support the rapid growth of our repeat prescription service. The cash injection follows a phenomenal period of high...


Pharmacy2U is well-led, caring and effective – latest CQC report

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We are pleased to report that the Care and Quality Commission (CQC) has published its latest findings from its healthcare industry inspections and Pharmacy2U has been assessed as a safe,...


The annual increase in STDs around Valentine’s Day: Stay Safe in 2018

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As decidedly unromantic as this may seem, Pharmacy2U’s online doctors diagnose and treat more STDs than any other time of the year. We hope that sharing some statistics will remind...


More Respect and Understanding Needed to Tackle Obesity

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“Eat less, exercise more” advice doesn’t seem to be people with obesity. As well as over-simplifying the complex causes of this health condition, it could be failing to take into...


Our annual NHS survey

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The NHS ask all UK pharmacies to request feedback from patients on the service they have received every year. The information collected provides great insight into our patient experiences, service...


A NATION OF ‘SILVER SURFERS’

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There is a common misconception that technology is for young people, and the older demographic are a little out of touch with today’s ‘Amazon generation’. But our data tells a different...


Which Medical Symptoms Are the Most Googled in the UK?

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We’ve all been guilty of turning to Google with our symptoms when we’re feeling under the weather. A bit of a cough, a high temperature, insomnia – Doctor Google can...


Our latest social posts

April 4, 2020 at 10:00am
Making sure we keep active is more important than ever for our overall health and wellbeing. Our charity partner @TheBHF has some great advice on how to keep active indoors, as well as a 10 minute living room workout to try. https://t.co/xJD3Du0VUw
April 3, 2020 at 7:14pm
Last night, the nation applauded for @NHSuk, who are protecting us daily from the coronavirus. Members of our team took part & some captured themselves & their family cheering on. Did you get a video of the applause in your area? Share with us to spread the cheer #CommunityHeroes https://t.co/rxGLPd1AT2