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Deadly worm disease

A life-threatening parasitic worm could be quietly infecting up to 60 per cent of vulnerable Australians in remote northern communities, but the true extent...

It doesn’t have to be this way

Australian Physiotherapy Association pelvic-health physiotherapist Dr Irmina Nahon wants to reassure incontinence sufferers that help is available, and for them not to be resigned...

Australia to Go Healthy

New Zealand’s Go Healthy supplements brand has entered the Australian market with a refreshed look and more than 60 products. Selling exclusively into pharmacies, Go...

Pharmacist-led care model

New Australian research has strengthened the case for pharmacist-led influenza vaccination in hospital inpatients, while a long-term study has shown increased uptake of Home...

Ubiquinol benefits athletes: study

A new study published in Redox Report has found that ubiquinol supplementation can prevent the depletion of the antioxidant CoQ10 in the body during intense exercise,...

20 years of knitting for good

This year marks 20 years of the Guardian Angels knitting program, an initiative of Guardian Pharmacy that has provided more than two million knitted...

Monopolies threat to PBS medicines access: NPSA

Without urgent action to stamp out monopolies in the nation’s medicine supply chain, access to essential medicines could be jeopardised and people living in...

WA boosts flu immunity

Community pharmacies across Western Australia are taking advantage of the state Health Department’s decision to include them in the National Immunisation Program’s campaign against...

Merck supports MS projects

US-headquartered global pharmaceutical company Merck says it is marking two decades of support for the multiple sclerosis (MS) community, and announced Australian and global...

MedAdvisor’s flu campaign

MedAdvisor will launch a consumer awareness campaign to highlight the benefits of flu vaccination, targeting busy consumers between the ages of 18 and 64...

Sweeping updates to melanoma treatments

Melanoma patients across Australia will benefit from the release of updated clinical care guidelines that recommend sentinel node biopsy and drug therapy as important...

Free training to quit smoking

Quit Victoria and the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia (PSA) are launching a free training session for pharmacists in Victoria to help their patients quit...
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