Author: Nicole Taylor

COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) Impact Test

Welcome to the COPD Impact Test™ This questionnaire will help you measure the impact COPD (Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease) is having on your wellbeing and daily life. Your answers, and test score, can be used by you to help improve the management of your COPD and get the greatest benefit from treatment. You can always take your results to your GP, nurse or other healthcare professional so they can help you manage your condition. Please answer the following 8 questions and be sure to only select one response for each question. 1. Please select how much you agree with the following statement....

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Avoid a fragrance faux pas

If you’re looking for a new fragrance, for yourself or even for a loved ones Birthday, Christmas or Valentine’s gift, then you’ll appreciate just how tough it is to find the right one! Do you go fruity, or opt for a muskier scent? Deciding on a signature scent comes down to personal preference, but we at LloydsPharmacy have put together a few tips to help you find the best fragrance and avoid an awkward  fragrance faux-par!   Understanding fragrance More often than not a fragrance is made up of multiple layers; these layers are referred to as notes. Notes can...

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5 ways a medicine check up can change your life

Confused with the medications you have been prescribed? Have questions you forgot to ask? Need expert advice on how to take your medication? A Medicine Check Up at your local LloydsPharmacy can help you manage your medications and help you to change your life. We’ve put together different ways in which having a Medicine Check Up can help make your life easier. Put your mind at rest Worried your medicines may not be working? Or are the side effects from your medications causing you discomfort or pain? A Medicine Check-Up allows you to talk to a fully trained Pharmacist...

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Why should you consider a Medicines Check Up?

Studies have shown that half of us may not be taking our prescribed medicines correctly and could be putting our own health at risk without even realising it   A Medicines Check Up is a FREE service for those in England and Wales which involves a face-to-face, private conversation with our pharmacist about the medicines that you’re taking. The aim of the review is to give you a better understanding of your medicines and to help you manage them in the best way to treat or control your condition. By the end of your Medicines Check Up you should: Know...

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Interview with own brand expert Karen Shead

Over 18 years of developing products that are made for you Ever wondered what goes into producing a LloydsPharmacy product? We caught up with Own Brand Expert Karen Shead to find out exactly why you should choose LloydsPharmacy for your healthcare needs.   Why does LloydsPharmacy provide own brand products? We want to offer customers a quality alternative to branded products, whether it’s a basic pack of paracetamol or a blood pressure monitor, our own brand products support customers with their everyday health needs. We believe it’s our job to develop healthcare products that can improve people’s health and...

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Learn more about Asthma and COPD

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