Emerade

Emerade Product Failing To Deliver Adrenaline

Emerade Product Failing To Deliver Adrenaline An adrenaline autoinjector used in the emergency treatment of anaphylaxis is reported to be failing to deliver a dose of adrenaline from the syringe due to blockage of the needle. Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) issued a Class 4 medicine defect information alert. There are insufficient supplies […]

mental health awareness

Mental Health Awareness Week 2017: Surviving or Thriving?

Mental Health Awareness Week 2017 theme: Surviving or Thriving? This year’s mental health awareness theme, is focusing on ways we can thrive for good mental health. It can be extremely difficult to know how to help someone survive and pass through life challenges. Today Pharmacist Diary Blog will provide a quick resource to help raise awareness and […]

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Medicine Safety Workshop For Schools

Welcome To Medicine Safety Workshop For Schools Pharmacist diary offers Medicine Use and Safety Workshop tailored for pupils between the age of 5 and 11.  NHS reports an average of 40,000 children hospital admissions yearly. 70% is a result of medicine poisoning.  As a healthcare professional, it is a duty of Pharmacist Diary to educate schools of […]

contraception hormones

Before Contraception Hormones There Was Natural Birth Control

Contraception is the use of any process, device or drug to suppress ovulation or fertilisation. In the UK they are over 10 methods of contraception. Women of childbearing age, should have some degree of understanding of contraception in order to avoid unintended pregnancy. Read along and have an understanding of contraceptive methods available in the […]

mental health deaths

50% Rise In ‘Unexpected Mental Health Deaths’ says BBC

Over the years there has been an increase in the number of recorded mental health deaths in England. BBC Panorama Programme features reports from the Freedom of Information request carried out against 33 Mental Health Trusts. In 2012-13, the trusts reported a total of 2,067 death by either suicide, neglect or misadventure. And by 2015-16 that […]