< version="2.0"> Salvadore - Infographics- salvadore.info http://salvadore.info http://salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/magazine/graphics/logo.png - salvadore.info http://salvadore.info 2017: the year in pharmacy- salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/2017-the-year-in-pharmacy/20204109.article http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/2017-the-year-in-pharmacy/20204109.article Against a backdrop of political inertia caused by a surprise general election and protracted Brexit negotiations, pharmacy has been grappling with some major issues of its own, including supervision of medicines’ supply, professional revalidation and decriminalisation of dispensing errors (see 2017: ... Thu, 14 Dec 2017 15:05 GMT Charting obesity - salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/charting-obesity/20203984.article http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/charting-obesity/20203984.article In the UK, the prevalence of obesity is continuing to grow, bringing with it a whole host of hidden diseases affecting a number of body systems — from cardiovascular to skeletal.    Wed, 22 Nov 2017 14:56 GMT Cities compete to host EMA- salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/cities-compete-to-host-ema/20203776.article http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/cities-compete-to-host-ema/20203776.article The European Medicines Agency (EMA) has assessed the bids of 19 cities that have applied to host its headquarters following the UK’s exit from the European Union in 2019. The final relocation decision will be made by the European Council on 20 November 2017. Mon, 23 Oct 2017 15:00 GMT Sixty years of the combined oral contraceptive pill- salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/sixty-years-of-the-combined-oral-contraceptive-pill/20203625.article http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/sixty-years-of-the-combined-oral-contraceptive-pill/20203625.article The first combined oral contraceptive pill was licensed for ‘menstrual irregularities’ in 1957, and contraception three years later. Since then, millions of women have taken ‘the pill’. Tue, 26 Sep 2017 10:07 GMT Identifying common foot conditions- salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/identifying-common-foot-conditions/20203278.article http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/identifying-common-foot-conditions/20203278.article Patients visit their pharmacy to seek advice on a variety of conditions affecting their feet. This visual guide for pharmacists and their teams illustrates some common foot conditions, and describes their key features, causes and treatment. Produced in partnership with RB. Fri, 4 Aug 2017 15:07 GMT A brief history of ibuprofen- salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/a-brief-history-of-ibuprofen/20203273.article http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/a-brief-history-of-ibuprofen/20203273.article This timeline traces the history of popular anti-inflammatory drug ibuprofen, from its invention in the 1960s to its association with cardiac side effects. Thu, 27 Jul 2017 11:50 GMT Science of sunscreen- salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/science-of-sunscreen/20203013.article http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/science-of-sunscreen/20203013.article Sun exposure is the primary cause of skin cancer. According to Cancer Research UK, more than 8 in 10 cases of melanoma could be prevented through better knowledge of sun damage and how to protect against it. Thu, 22 Jun 2017 11:31 GMT Three decades of Viagra- salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/three-decades-of-viagra/20202847.article http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/three-decades-of-viagra/20202847.article Sildenafil (Viagra) — the first oral drug for erectile dysfunction to hit the market in 1998 — has been prescribed for more than 64 million men worldwide, and may soon be reclassified as a pharmacy medicine in the UK. Thu, 25 May 2017 16:20 GMT A breakdown of the over-the-counter medicines market in Britain in 2016- salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/a-breakdown-of-the-over-the-counter-medicines-market-in-britain-in-2016/20202662.article http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/a-breakdown-of-the-over-the-counter-medicines-market-in-britain-in-2016/20202662.article The over-the-counter medicines market grew by 2.3% during 2016 to reach £2.62bn. Fri, 28 Apr 2017 00:00 GMT Pharmacy organisations in the UK: a&nbsp;complicated web- salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/pharmacy-organisations-in-the-uk-anbspcomplicated-web/20202503.article http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/pharmacy-organisations-in-the-uk-anbspcomplicated-web/20202503.article Pharmacy is a diverse profession and this is reflected in the wide variety of organisations that can represent the interests of pharmacists, pharmacy owners, trainees and students.  Thu, 23 Mar 2017 16:15 GMT Atopic dermatitis: emerging and current treatments - salvadore.info http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/atopic-dermatitis-emerging-and-current-treatments/20202373.article http://salvadore.info/news-and-analysis/infographics/atopic-dermatitis-emerging-and-current-treatments/20202373.article Atopic dermatitis affects up to 30% of children and 10% of adults, and is common in both developed and developing countries. Two new medicines on the brink of entering the market — dupilumab, a biologic for severe disease, and crisaborole, a topical small molecule drug for milder disease — could herald a new era in the management of this condition, which has seen no major changes to the way it has been treated for over 15 years. Thu, 23 Feb 2017 15:39 GMT