Your local pharmacist doesn't just dispense prescriptions. There are so many ways they can help. For instance, you can get advice and treatments for backache, sprains and strains, and skin problems such as athlete's foot, thrush, mild eczema and dermatitis.
Pharmacists in over 2,000 Boots stores can provide winter flu jabs (subject to availability, charges may apply) and great first-aid advice in case of accidents.
The festive holiday is often a time when we eat and drink things we're maybe not used to. If you find you're feeling uncomfortable, your local pharmacist can advise on products to help with heartburn or indigestion.
Boots have remedies to help relieve headaches and can advise if you're feeling run down over the party season.
Understanding vitamins and supplements can be really confusing, but pharmacists can make thing a lot clearer with advice on which particular products may be suitable for you.
In the first instance, it's important to eat a healthy balanced diet to ensure that you're getting the vitamins and minerals that the body needs. But if you feel your diet needs a helping hand, you may want to consider a supplement.
Lose Weight Your Way
If you put on weight over the Christmas period, come and talk to your local pharmacy team for support and advice on the options available to help you achieve your weight loss goals.
Think about combining exercise with a healthy balanced diet and always make sure you're in control of a sensible weight loss programme. The NHS recommends losing weight at a sensible pace - no more than 1 or 2 lbs per week.
Fertility & Pregnancy
Diabetes is affecting a growing number of people and can be daunting. Boots can help you on your journey, advising on how to have a healthier lifestyle to help avoid the condition but also with how to manage if you are diagnosed with it.
This episode will look at the symptoms, avoidance and management of Diabetes and we welcome your questions using the form below.
This episode will focus on how to lose weight healthily. It can seem difficult to keep a healthy balanced diet alongside regular exercise in today's busy lifestyle. However there are many simple things that you can do to help maintain a healthy weight, regardless of what life may throw at you.
Boots can help every step of the way, with nutritional advice, products and new technology to support you. Submit your question below.