If your new year resolution is to improve your health, then why not look after your liver in 2018!
Diabetes Lead Pharmacists, Hanadi Alkhder and Sharon Coane, won an award for their recent poster submission to the National Conference of the Primary Care Diabetes Society.
Their poster on the Safer Prescribing of Insulin outlined the recent work that has been underway in Solihull to minimise the risks of harm to patients from insulin use.
The Met office has issued a yellow warning for snow today (27 December) where the cold weather could increase the health risks to vulnerable patients and disrupt the delivery of services.
Travelling is becoming difficult for many, so residents should think about how they could best access any healthcare they need – and how to avoid a lengthy trip to an Accident and Emergency Department. The best option may be to stay at home to recover, to visit a pharmacy for treatment, use a walk-in or urgent care centre, or to call NHS 111 for advice and signposting to a healthcare service.