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Pharmacy Academy

Your family health mentor

Here at the Pharmacy Academy we are supporting the professional’s need to improve knowledge in an ever changing healthcare environment.

We have created a learning community specifically designed for pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and other pharmacy staff, so that you can build and develop skills to better serve the families and earn points towards your continuing professional development.

Through our free CPD modules and learning resources, we have supported the ambitions of many pharmacy professionals like you with an interest in pregnancy, child and family health.

Take a look at our CPD modules here

Iron Supplements Hub

Learn about the importance of iron in pregnancy

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Infant Skincare Hub

Providing you with the most up to date information

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HEAD LICE: Supporting families with evidence-based treatment advice

Supporting families with evidence-based treatment advic...

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NAPPY RASH: from treatment to protection

How to protect babies from this common skin condition

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ANTIHISTAMINES AND PRURITUS: Scratch the surface

The role of antihistamines in management of pruritus

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BREASTFEEDING: Supporting parents through early breastfeeding challenges

Help parents get breastfeeding off to a good start

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COLIC: Alleviating the distress of infantile colic

Practical ways to help parents & carers alleviate colic

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INFANT SKIN: Cleaning and protecting baby's skin between baths

Explaining guidelines for maintaining healthy baby skin

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IRON: elementary for life

Elementary facts about iron and dietary sources

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DENTAL HYGIENE: How to help parents avoid dental decay

Laying the foundations of good dental hygiene

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Understanding neurofibromatosis type 1 (NF1)

How to identify and diagnose NF1

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NUTRITION: Nutrition in Pregnancy

From preconception to pregnancy to breastfeeding

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Measuring body temperature in babies and young children

Supporting families with babies and young children

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BREASTFEEDING: Improving colostrum and breast milk supply

Supporting women to express, store and feed breastmilk

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PERINATAL MENTAL HEALTH

The risk factors and how you can offer support

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ECZEMA: Optimising emollient use in atopic eczema

Emollients: advice about application & how much to use

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WEANING: Successfully introducing solid foods to children and babies

Why food choices are critical for development

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