Whooping cough (also known as pertussis) is a highly contagious bacterial respiratory disease which can be serious especially in vulnerable people such as newborns or adults with existing health conditions.
Earlier this year, a number of medicines containing the ingredient Dextromethorphan were reclassified by Medsafe.
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Cold and flu season can be a minefield for families to navigate, especially when you’re all coughing, aching and sneezing at the same time. At the first sign of a cold or flu it’s important to take action to prevent the virus spreading to others, as well as speed up recovery.
If your family get more than 20 subsidised prescription items* in a year? You may qualify for FREE Prescriptions with a Prescription Subsidy Card.
Pharmacist Leane Steele talks about the measures we can take to ensure we sleep well.
Pharmacist Martin Harris from Unichem Massey Pharmacy explains how to arm yourself against colds and flu this winter.
Can a flu shot give you the flu? Should I wait until winter to get a flu shot? We answer your flu shot questions here.
Cold and Flu season is just around the corner. Is your body in shape to fight off the ills and chills that winter brings?
If you’re starting to sniffle and sneeze, have a look at our handy table to get an idea whether it’s a cold or hayfever.
If you’re planning an overseas trip, have a look at this simple guide for peace-of-mind before you go.
Did you know that makeup, like food, has an expiry date? Find out how to determine that date and more healthy makeup tips.
Choosing pain relief may seem simple, but you want to BE SURE you’re getting the right medicine for your specific pain.