Wednesday, 13 December 2017
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Christmas & New Year 2017

Ask The Pharmacist: Indigestion

Community Pharmacist Richard Dunn says, "‘Tis the season to eat, drink and be merry… unless of course you have indigestion!" Read more..

  • Ask The Pharmacist: Cold and Flu

    Cold and flu season is upon us! Thankfully there are more colds than flus about although neither are pleasant for the sufferer, or for those within earshot. More..

  • Ask The Pharmacist: Threadworms

    Richard Dunn is a community pharmacist with Gordons Chemists. More..

  • Ask The Pharmacist: CONJUNCTIVITIS

    Richard Dunn, community pharmacist with Gordons Chemists discuss how to cope with the dreaded conjunctivitis... More..

  • Ask The Pharmacist: Headlice

    When children return to school after the holidays we often see a real uplift in requests for advice on detection and treatment of the dreaded head lice! More..

  • Bites and Stings

    Summer is here and being bitten or stung by an insect can be an unfortunate consequence of the good weather, although it usually causes no more than a small irritation. More..

  • Ask the Pharmacist: Hay Fever in Children

    Most of us welcome the longer, warmer days that spring and summer brings, but if you or your child suffers from hay fever this might not be the case. More..

  • Ask The Pharmacist: Kids Vitamins

    Vitamins are essential substances that your body needs, in small amounts, for normal growth and development. They cannot be manufactured in sufficient quantities by the body and so must be obtained from the diet. More..

  • Raynaud’s Disease

    Raynaud’s disease is a syndrome where the small blood vessels in the extremities of the patient are over-sensitive to changes in temperature... More..

  • Ask The Pharmacist

    Norovirus is the most common stomach bug in the UK. Infection can happen at any time of the year but is more common during the colder months – which is why it is often referred to as the winter vomiting bug. More..

  • Ask the Pharmacist

    Atopic eczema is a condition that usually develops in children, but can also affect adults. More..

  • Ask the Pharmacist

    Mouth ulcers are common and can occur from infancy right through to adulthood. More..

  • Ask The Pharmacist

    Community Pharmacist Richard Dunn discusses a common winter ailment for children: Slapped Cheek Syndrome... More..

  • Ask The Pharmacist

    Community Pharmacist Richard Dunn answers parents' most common concerns about coughs. More..


    Community Pharmacist Richard Dunn says when the kids return to school after the holidays, they often see a surge in requests for advice on detection and treatment of the little blighters! More..

  • Ask the Pharmacist

    Summertime brings the hope of sunshine, even if sporadic in nature. Whether you plan to holiday abroad or stay at home, it is important that you take measures to protect yourself and your family from the damage that sun can cause. More..

  • Ask The Pharmacist - Constipation

    Richard Dunn is a community Pharmacist with Gordons Chemists. You can ask your local pharmacist and receive health advice about many common family ailments. More..






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