Author: Nicole Taylor

10 Easy Ways to Combat Dehydrated Skin

Keeping our skin looking great is a lifelong task and unfortunately there isn’t a quick fix. But all hope is not lost, there are plenty of things we can do to help keep our skin looking youthful and bright. One of the main factors that affects the health and vibrance of our skin is dehydration. Keeping skin well hydrated can help avoid problems such as dryness, dull and itchy skin. I know what you’re thinking…I need to drink more water! Yes, it’s true drinking more water can help combat dehydration but there are other things you can do to...

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Improving the lives of people affected by dementia today and tomorrow: Our partnership with Alzheimer’s Society

Cormac Tobin, Managing Director at LloydsPharmacy As a dedicated supporter of the Dementia Friends initiative, we are excited to announce a new national partnership with Alzheimer’s Society and Alzheimer Scotland. We have been proudly supporting the initiative since Dementia Awareness Week 2014 by growing our own community of Dementia Friends. This has seen 4,000 colleagues, including our store teams, attend information sessions in order to better assist those affected by dementia directly within their communities by becoming a Dementia Friend. Cormac Tobin, Managing Director at Celesio UK, parent company to LloydsPharmacy comments: “It’s important for us all to have...

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National Carers Awards 2015: It’s time to recognise those unsung heroes

Our support of unpaid carers is something I am extremely passionate about. Carers provide a vital role in the support of patients living with a number of conditions, which is why again this year we are launching the LloydsPharmacy National Carers Awards. Working alongside Carers UK, we want to acknowledge those carers who work tirelessly to help others. These awards are designed to recognise and celebrate those people in our communities that go above and beyond; they put other’s needs before their own and tirelessly provide support and care on a daily basis. At last year’s awards I was...

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60 seconds on Probiotics

Many of us will have heard about probiotics but do we really know what they do and the benefits of taking them? Our guess is probably not for most people. As we launch a brand NEW probiotic called Beneffect (exclusive to LloydsPharmacy), we thought this was as good a time as any to share guidance on this topic. What are probiotics? Probiotics are live bacteria and yeasts that are usually found in yoghurts or food supplements, and are often described as ‘good’ or ‘friendly’ bacteria. They can help restore the natural balance of your gut bacteria when it has...

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Walking to improve your health

Everyday walking is beneficial to your health, whether it’s to your local shop, around the park with your friends or simply from the car park to the office. Walking is easy, free and one of the simplest methods that you can use to get active and become healthier. Regular walking has many health benefits, from reducing stress and boosting energy to lowering the rate of weight gain; but walking doesn’t have to mean dragging your feet around a muddy field for hours – any walk counts. Physical activity does not need to be painful or exhausting; a simple daily...

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