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Flu

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Winter health

This CPD module looks at winter health, specially cold and flu which brings many customers to the pharmacy.

Season’s greetings

Researchers are exploring promising therapeutic avenues for coughs and colds but symptomatic remedies will remain a pharmacy mainstay for now.

The countdown is on

Prepare customers for the festive season with this advent calendar of winter ailments top tips for healthy and happy holidays.

The common cold

On average, adults experience two or three colds a year, so it's important that pharmacy staff know how to advise customers.

Winter is coming

The approaching cold and flu season is always a busy time for pharmacy. Are you ready?

A window of opportunity?

Winter is on the way and with it an increase in common minor ailments such as cough, cold, sore throat and flu.

A new season dawns

The uptake of the pharmacy flu jab is increasing every year, and all pharmacy staff all have a part to play.

10 minute clinic: colds and cough

This handy 10-minute clinic is a quick reference guide that will help you advise customers on colds and cough.

Children's pain and fever

Pain and fever can cause much distress in children, pharmacy teams can be there to provide reassurance and expert advice.

Sore throat

This Professional Assistant: Learn and Advise module is about sore throats, self care advice and OTC products that can help.

Fuelling the festivities

The winter weather and Christmas partying can do their worst, but pharmacy teams can help customers keep healthy.

Short supply: Flu vaccine concerns

The phased supply of the new adjuvanted flu vaccine for people over 65 years is causing problems with the pharmacy flu service

Pharmacy flu fighters

Seasonal flu jabs taken off in pharmacies over the last few years. What do pharmacy teams need to know for the 2018/19 season?

Clinical briefing: Pharmacy flu jabs save NHS millions

Delivering flu vaccines through pharmacy is cheaper than from GPs and saves the NHS millions of pounds, our clinical editor writes

Cough, colds and flu

This team training module focuses on cough, colds and flu, encouraing prevention to reduce the transmission of colds and flu. 

The cold hard facts

Every winter runny noses, coughs and congestion threaten to take out every man, woman and child. So how can pharmacy teams help customers take preventative steps to stop a dreaded cold setting in?

Flu vaccination

This pharmacy scenario focuses on the flu vaccination.

Service success

After a successful pharmacy flu vaccination programme in 2015/16, it’s all hands on deck to make this year’s even better.



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