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A matter of ethics: the homeopathy debate

A matter of ethics: the homeopathy debate

What will it take for pharmacists to stop selling diet pills, detoxes and homeopathic products? David Brill examines the debate around stocking 'bogus' medicines.

News Review: Which aisle has the blood tests?

News Review: Which aisle has the blood tests?

The threat posed by retailers to community pharmacist ownership of pharmacies is a recurring theme in Australian pharmacy history.

A slice of pharmacy history

A slice of pharmacy history

A 170-year-old pharmacy is one of the hidden treasures of the University of Melbourne.

The history of pharmacy in Australia

The history of pharmacy in Australia

Our special edition on the history of pharmacy is out now.

Getting pharmacy back on schedule: S3 debate

Getting pharmacy back on schedule: S3 debate

Moves are afoot to revive the dormant process of moving some prescription medicines to the Schedule 3 category. But is pharmacy ready for this? And is it currently handling S3 well? Chris Brooker and…

News

Crackdown on unapproved pharmacies

Crackdown on unapproved pharmacies

The Federal government has announced a crackdown on pharmacies that dispense PBS medicines without an approval number.

Sydney pharmacy recovering from crash

Sydney pharmacy recovering from crash

The Sydney pharmacy involved in a fatal car crash hopes to open its doors to trade within a day, according to the owners.

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Videos

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Features

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Opinion

Why patient experience matters… and why pharmacy is leading

Andrew Matthews, Guild Pharmacy Transformation Group

Why patient experience matters… and why pharmacy is leading

Patient centred care is more than just a buzz word commonly bandied about in healthcare. True patient centred care is respectful of and responsive to, the preferences, needs and values of patients.

Retaining our best and brightest

Shane Jackson

Retaining our best and brightest

To retain the best new graduates and existing pharmacists in community pharmacy we need to take back the title 'experts in medicines'.

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Education

Skin in the game:treating dermatitis

Skin in the game:treating dermatitis

Dermatitis is an overarching term to describe a number of skin conditions with an allergic or inflammatory origin.

Running out of puff

Running out of puff

What are the latest developments in smoking cessation pharmacotherapy, and what is the most up-to-date evidence-based advice?

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Business

Factors to consider when investing in pharmacy

Factors to consider when investing in pharmacy

What’s important to you will largely depend on your personal circumstances and your future goals and plans for business ownership.

How multimillionaire pharmacists manage their time

How multimillionaire pharmacists manage their time

Trying to compete with big discount pharmacies is just going to lead you into a big discount bankruptcy.

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Guest Content

Expanding the role of pharmacists: How space impacts service

Expanding the role of pharmacists: How space impacts service

With the trend towards added consulting services and a host of specialised products far beyond that of the traditional product dispenser, pharmacies are facing the increasing need to adapt their store space to accommodate their added responsibilities.

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Travel

Bed down with Bond

Bed down with Bond

James Bond is not only a master of martinis, martial arts and seduction - he also has impeccable taste in hotels. travel weekly partnered up with Qantas to find six hotels with a 007 cameo role

Wine tasting around Australia

Wine tasting around Australia

Qantas epiQure invites their members for some ultimate wine tasting

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    Five of Japan'smost iconic sights that are guaranteed to have your clients whipping out the camera for that perfect shot

  • Tasmania's 3 best outdoor activities

    Whether your client likes adrenalin charging through their veins or a more sedate experience, Tasmania serves up a smorgasbord of...

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