Older Australians reveal their favourite pharmacy chain

The oldest of Australians continue to embrace the most traditional chemist brand despite the diversity that a new wave of discount pharmacies has brought to the sector, a poll shows.


Connections: The changes that have rocked our world

Has life been a roller-coaster of change for you? We start with the horse and cart and head to a text message exchange 35,000 feet over the Pacific.


New app lets you see your doctor without waiting

A new app called doctoroo enables you to have a short consultation with a GP of your choice in a digital clinic, free of waiting-room germs.


No prescription, no painkillers

Over-the-counter painkillers could be available by prescription-only after reports of misuse, addiction and death have been attributed to the drugs.

Health News

Find a pharmacy

Isn’t it funny how you only need a pharmacy at one o’clock in the morning when nothing is open? Thankfully the Pharmacy Guild of Australia (PGA) has a website for just those situations.

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Homemade remedies

YOURLifeChoices has quick and easy remedies which can be rustled up from the contents of your pantry. So the next time you’re feeling under the weather, you can give the pharmacy a miss.