Controlling Cholesterol

A clinical overview of the importance of controlling cholesterol levels to prevent atherosclerosis, heart attacks and strokes Cholesterol is a lipid (fat). It is manufactured…

Oral & Dental care

Pharmacists are one of the most accessible parts of the health service and are in an ideal position to support dentists in helping patients to…

The understanding of risk

Terry Maguire shares his experiences of administering the Covid vaccine in his pharmacies Wednesday and Saturday for the past eight weeks have been vaccination days…

Plan for the worst?

What could a canoe trip down the zambezi river and the high tech hub possibly have in common? Fintan Moore explains Years ago when I…

A generation lost

Covid has, as we all know, been ‘the only game in town’ over the past bizarre and challenging year. But as we also know, the…

Joining forces

Ultan Molloy considers the ongoing moves towards consolidation in the Irish pharmacy market The big news this morning, at the time of writing, is that…

A Pointed argument

While pharmacists should be vaccinating for Covid-19, the strain on resources shouldn’t be underestimated, writes Fintan Moore Like many of you, I recently downloaded the…