Author: Nicole Taylor

5 Healthy Ways To Fit Exercise Into Your Day

Maintaining an active lifestyle can be challenging, with never-ending work commitments, demanding families and homes to run; health and fitness can often find itself at the bottom of your priority list. However, you don’t need to struggle to find time to work out; with little effort you can incorporate exercise into your busy schedule. Below are five healthy ways that you can fit exercise into your daily routine: Turn Your Daily Commute Into Exercise Find ways to exercise and get fit whilst you travel to work. Try swapping your car for a bike – 30 minute bike rides to...

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4 ways to make managing your medication easier

For anyone taking regular medication the thought of managing multiple medications can be daunting, from what time of day to take them to taking them with or without food, it’s a lot to take in. Taking prescribed medicines in the right way is important to your health – it’s easy to make mistakes without even realising it. There are things you can do to make life that little bit easier with a range of prescription services and expert advice from a pharmacist. 1 NHS Electronic Prescription Service* This is an NHS funded service which allows you to manage your...

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What is the NHS Electronic Prescription Service?

The Electronic Prescription Service has been introduced by the NHS across England, allowing your GP to send your prescriptions electronically to a nominated pharmacy. Although this has been available since April 2013, in a small number of GP surgeries/pharmacies, there are now a significant number of practices taking part, and pharmacies set up to offer the service. The service allows GP surgeries to move to a paperless system, which means you can choose where to send your prescription. The benefits of this service are that the pharmacy can get your medication ready before you arrive, you can choose a...

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Hear how Laura reduced her cholesterol in just 8 weeks

On Valentine’s Day last year (2015), Laura, from Solihull in the West Midlands decided to give her heart some TLC after discovering she was at increased risk of having a heart attack at the age of just 36. After several family members, including her Father, Grandmother and Grandmother’s brother, suffered heart attacks, Laura decided to have a genetic predisposition test.   The test confirmed that she too was classified as having a high genetic risk of coronary heart disease. Laura was advised to make lifestyle and diet changes to help lower her risk but Laura knew that juggling a busy career...

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LloydsPharmacy partners with ITV to sponsor award-winning quiz show

We are proud to announce our official sponsorship of ITV’s most watched programme. We will be running a major national campaign throughout 2016 to raise awareness of LloydsPharmacy and the great expert advice, services and products we offer to help inspire more positive lives. The sponsorship, which has been developed by the LloydsPharmacy marketing department, will use the principle of asking questions from the award-winning TV show to demonstrate how asking questions is fundamental to how we approach your health – that’s why we start our conversations in pharmacy with ‘How are you today?’. Over 5.5 million of you...

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Learn more about Diabetes

Learn more about Diabetes

Save £200 on Genie Folding Scooter

Save £200 on Genie Folding Scooter

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