News Archive

Date of publishing: 1st May 2018
This sponsored exhibition explores the growing threat of antibiotic resistance – a global challenge, which matters to us all.
Date of publishing: 9th Jan 2018
Published by: Pfizer Staff
Osteoarthritis (OA) is the most common type of arthritis and is estimated to affect around >40 million people across Europe.1 The condition has...
Date of publishing: 9th Jan 2018
Published by: Pfizer Staff

Smoking and mental health. Watch the video to find out more.

Date of publishing: 5th Dec 2017
Published by: Pfizer Staff

 Cells in the human body are constantly growing, dividing, and developing. 

Date of publishing: 17th Jan 2018
Published by: Pfizer Staff
Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), (whether Crohn’s disease or Ulcerative Colitis) is often diagnosed in women of child-bearing age.1  Young women...
Date of publishing: 7th Dec 2017
Published by: Pfizer Staff

Whether it is in the job or lifestyle as a whole, learning how to manage your time effectively can help with feeling relaxed, focused and in control.

Date of publishing: 22nd Nov 2017
Published by: Pfizer Staff

There may be changes that you could make to your day-to-day life that can also help when managing your pain.

Date of publishing: 22nd Nov 2017
Published by: Pfizer Staff

When a substantial proportion of your time is confined to the dispensary, it can be a challenge to also focus on laying out your merchandise effectively.

Date of publishing: 20th Nov 2017
Published by: Pfizer Staff
Hypertension Cardiovascular disease (CVD) is the leading cause of death worldwide, accounting for approximately 30% of all deaths.1 Hypertension is...
Date of publishing: 20th Nov 2017
Published by: Pfizer Staff
Cardiovascular diseases (CVDs) are the number 1 cause of death globally: more people die annually from CVDs than from any other cause.1 An...
Date of publishing: 17th Jan 2018
Published by: Pfizer Staff
Older people are at risk of multiple long-term conditions, frailty and polypharmacy. However, they also belong to a section of society who value...
Date of publishing: 15th Nov 2017
Published by: Pfizer Staff
The quality of sleep (QoS) can be affected by several factors such as co-existing disease, clinical symptoms, psychological disorders, and painful...
Date of publishing: 12th Oct 2017
Published by: Pfizer staff

With the drive to deliver optimal healthcare at reduced costs1, the need to manage drug regimen in order to optimise patient outcomes is gaining increasing attention in clinical management.

Date of publishing: 12th Oct 2017
Published by: Pfizer staff

Although the true incidence is unknown, conservative estimates indicate that sepsis is a leading cause of mortality and critical illness worldwide

Date of publishing: 12th Oct 2017
Published by: Pfizer staff

Disproportionately large subsets of geriatric patients develop complicated urinary tract infection

Date of publishing: 21st Nov 2017
Published by: Pfizer staff

Diabetic neuropathies are a family of nerve disorders caused by diabetes.1 Diabetic peripheral neuropathy (DPN) specifically, represents significant burdens to many patients and the public health-care system.2 Diabetes is becoming an emerging epidemic in in western society and patients in rural areas have higher risk of developing complications and having less access to appropriate treatment.2

Date of publishing: 30th Jun 2017
Published by: Pfizer Staff

When we sustain a cut or injury, more than a dozen clotting factors, or special proteins circulating in the body, are activated in a cascade to help us stop bleeding.

Date of publishing: 13th Apr 2017
Published by: Pfizer UK

Planning to start a family is an exciting time, but for those with Inflammatory Bowel Disease (IBD), the decision has added complications. While IBD is a manageable health condition for most patients, recent studies have highlighted its impact on sexual function, fertility and the health of unborn children.

Date of publishing: 22nd Nov 2016
Published by: Pfizer staff

Ovarian cancer is one of the hardest diseases to diagnose. Its symptoms can also be confused for other less serious health conditions such as irritable bowel syndrome or PMT. But when ovarian cancer is found early at a localised stage, about 94% of patients live longer than five years after diagnosis.

Date of publishing: 22nd Nov 2016
Published by: Pfizer staff

With intensified competition, it is vital that pharmacy owners employ business strategies now to grow their customer base in the face of potential disruption to the industry. Here are five practical steps to protect your business and remain competitive that you can implement now.

Date of publishing: 10th Dec 2016
Published by: Pfizer staff

United by a collaborative responsibility to manage the threat of antimicrobial resistance, Pfizer and 13 industry partners released a comprehensive plan of action that lays out four key commitments that we pledge to deliver by 2020 to reduce the rising incidence of antimicrobial resistance.

Date of publishing: 2nd Nov 2016
Published by: Pfizer staff

Vaccines have a long and storied history, from milkmaids’ cowpox pustules to snorting the scabs of infected people. Read some of the most memorable moments.