Quit Smoking With Champix Tablets
Willington Quay Pharmacy is now one of only eleven pharmacies in the North Tyneside area authorised to prescribe and supply Champix tablets. Champix contains varenicline tartrate. These tablets are used to aid in the process of quitting smoking.
Our pharmacist is now qualified to prescribe this treatment to our customers, without the need to see your GP. Cha[...]
No Smoking Day 2016
Be Proud To Be A Quitter
No Smoking Day 2016 falls on 9th March and has the theme "Proud To Be A Quitter". Research shows that most smokers get motivated to quit smoking very suddenly, spurred into action by a specific event, milestone or resolution.
So why don't you use No Smoking Day 2016 as your kick up the backside to quit? There are lots of benefits to your health[...]
Valentine's Day Warnings
14th February is Valentine's Day, when couples celebrate their undying love for each other. Valentine's Day can be a lovely gesture but can be a problem if you happen to have cold sores.
Cold sores are small blisters that develop on the lips and around the mouth. They usually cause tingling, itching or a burning sensation. They can be passed very easily, especially t[...]
Keep Warm This Winter
The Dangers Of 'Flu
On average there are around 25,000 excess winter deaths in England each year. There is strong evidence that some of these deaths are related to cold temperatures, as well as infectious diseases such as 'flu.
'Flu is a highly infectious disease that can spread rapidly, and the best way to protect yourself is to get a 'flu vaccination. You may be entitl[...]