All go in Walsall for ‘Stoptober’ Quit Smoking Events

People in Walsall looking to quit smoking are being offered help and advice during Stoptober by a team from The Midcounties Co-operative Pharmacy.

Compounding Pharmacy Offers Solution to Drug Shortages

Weeki Wachee, FL ( – Drug product shortages have become an increasing problem in today’s pharmaceutical market. Not only do these shortages have a direct impact on patient care, but the amount of time it takes to manage a shortage to the financial burden that may be associated with an alternative therapy is immense. One […]

UK Pharmacy Chain Issues Storm Warning For Hay Fever Sufferers

Hay fever sufferers could be about to experience the “perfect storm” in 2010, thanks to the gathering forces of Mother Nature, a leading UK pharmacy has warned. The unusual combination of birch pollen levels peaking again this year, as part of a biannual cycle coinciding with a late spring, could cause mayhem for those with […]

Yeadon Pharmacy Backs National No Smoking Day

A Yeadon pharmacy is getting behind next Wednesday’s national No Smoking Day (10 March) by taking up temporary residence at two local health centres in a bid to help members of the community stop smoking. Following the success of last year’s event at Yeadon Health Centre, staff from The Co-operative Pharmacy in High Street will […]

Pharmacy Warns On Sex Infections Danger

One of the UK’s leading pharmacies has issued a stark warning to older women about the dangers of unprotected sex – hot on the heels of a major national campaign to raise awareness of unplanned pregnancies among women over 35. The Co-operative Pharmacy, which has nearly 800 branches, has seized on the “Conceivable?” campaign, launched […]

Stevenage Co-operative Pharmacy staff help man who falls on ice -oper

Staff at one of The Co-operative Pharmacy’s Stevenage local pharmacy branches came to the rescue of a passer-by when he slipped on the ice and hit is head during the ‘big freeze’ last week. After being alerted to the incident by a customer, supervisor, Sue Spicer, called an ambulance as the man had fallen over […]

Opening For Manselton Pharmacy

Members of the public were invited to help celebrate the re-opening of the Manselton Co-operative Pharmacy on Tuesday (24 November). Mick Bartlett, Treasurer of Ty Olwen Hospice officially opened the re-furbished branch, where throughout the day local people were invited to take advantage of a free blood pressure check. Those with asthma were also able […]