Author: Nicole Taylor

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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Introducing.. Body Care Oil!

Looking for a way to reduce scars or stretch marks? Whether you have stretch marks from pregnancy or exercise or you have scars from an operation, trying to reduce their appearance can be tough.   Introducing LloydsPharmacy’s NEW & EXCLUSIVE Body Care Oil which has been exclusively developed and dermatologically tested on sensitive skin. Body Care Oil has been formulated with a blend of natural oils known to help the skin increase its elasticity to prevent the appearance of scars and stretch marks. Key Ingredients  Containing sweet almond oil and Argan oil to help rehydrate the skin, these natural...

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What is Bacterial Vaginosis?

What is Bacterial Vaginosis? (BV) BV is the most common cause of vaginal infections in women of childbearing age and is caused by a particular bacteria that can cause a pH imbalance in the vagina. There are a number of factors that can affect the pH balance of your vagina, including getting your period, taking antibiotics, over-washing, using an IUD and semen if you have sex without a condom.  BV is not a sexually transmitted infection and it should not cause you any irritation or discomfort. U   Many women confuse BV with Thrush, but they are very different...

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Hair loss in women

Losing your hair as woman can be distressing and knock your confidence, but you are not alone. Around 1 in 4 women in the UK experience hair loss every year. Types of hair loss There are many different types of hair loss ranging from thinning to complete baldness and it can occur gradually or suddenly and in the old or the young. Hair loss can be hereditary or it can be impacted by lifestyle factors such as extreme stress, medical treatments or health conditions. U Did you know that after giving birth it is common for hair to fall...

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