Betty Whitehurst

Plan ahead for the Christmas Break

There is so much to think about at this time of year. At Christmas it’s important not to forget your  REPEAT PRESCRIPTIONS.  Some local pharmacies may be offering reduced opening hours over the Christmas period and it’s important to plan ahead for repeat prescriptions or ordering and collecting new prescriptions that can take several days. Running out of medications would …

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Hydrate before, during and after Chemo

Vomiting and diarrhoea are common side effects of cancer and treatment leading to dehydration. To function correctly, your body needs both water and electrolytes (such as sodium, potassium and chloride). Water helps to maintain body temperature, digest food and lubricate tissues and joints. Electrolytes help to retain fluid, and maintain good nerve and muscle function. On …

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Keep in Contact

More orders, cancer doesn’t stop for Covid. Thinking of all cancer patients at this Covid time. It can be a lonely time so keep in contact with those you love. Send a message, make that call!   #cancer #cancerpatients #covid #keepincontact