Monthly Archives: August 2019

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PHE publish case study on the Umbrella sexual health service in Birmingham

Public Health England (PHE) has published a case study on the Umbrella sexual health service being provided by 174 community pharmacies in Birmingham. The Umbrella model, part of University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, was introduced in 2014 after Birmingham City Council recognised the need for a cohesive, accessible service which moved away from hospitals...

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PHE publish case study on the Umbrella sexual health service in Birmingham

Public Health England (PHE) has published a case study on the Umbrella sexual health service being provided by 174 community pharmacies in Birmingham. The Umbrella model, part of University Hospitals Birmingham NHS Foundation Trust, was introduced in 2014 after Birmingham City Council recognised the need for a cohesive, accessible service which moved away from hospitals...

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Free e-learning modules launched to promote prevention-based care

Public Health England (PHE) and Health Education England have launched five new e-learning modules on the All Our Health programme, a framework offering educational resources, designed to encourage a greater focus on preventing illness, protecting health and promoting wellbeing. The new content is free for healthcare professionals to access and includes the following modules: Childhood...

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Free e-learning modules launched to promote prevention-based care

Public Health England (PHE) and Health Education England have launched five new e-learning modules on the All Our Health programme, a framework offering educational resources, designed to encourage a greater focus on preventing illness, protecting health and promoting wellbeing. The new content is free for healthcare professionals to access and includes the following modules: Childhood...

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MHRA Alert: Hormone replacement therapy (HRT) and increased risk of breast cancer

An important new study has confirmed and extended knowledge on the risk of breast cancer with use of systemic Hormone Replacement Therapy (HRT) oral or applied under or to the skin as gels or patches (transdermal). The risk of breast cancer falls after stopping HRT, but the new analysis shows some excess risk of breast...

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