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What travel vaccines are there & why should I get them?

Why should I get travel vaccines? You might need to be vaccinated against a number of the most severe diseases in the world if you plan to travel outside the United Kingdom. Yellow fever, typhoid, and hepatitis A are among avoidable illnesses that can be protected against by vaccinations.  ...
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Why Should You Have an Allergy Test?

How do I know if I have an allergy? – When to get testing You may have a cold when you have teary eyes or nasal congestion. However, you may have an allergy if you only feel ill when you’re outside, around pets, or eat particular foods. Some allergy ...

What are Blood Tests & Why are They Important?

What are blood tests? Cells, chemicals, proteins, and other components in the blood are measured or examined using blood tests. Blood tests are used to help pinpoint a variety of conditions and reasons attributed to particular symptoms. They can also be done as part of a health check. Continue ...
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What is Long Covid-19 & How Do You Treat it?

What is Long Covid-19? Many people who contract COVID-19 recover in a matter of weeks, but others have symptoms that last for months. To characterise situations with symptoms that continue longer than a few weeks, medical authorities and the general public have come up with the words “post-COVID syndrome” ...
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What is a Covid Recovery Letter & How Do I Get it?

What is a Covid-19 Recovery Letter? A COVID-19 recovery letter/certificate certifies that you previously had COVID-19, have recovered, and thus may have built a natural immunity to avoid re-infection. In order to fly, attend events, and visit certain countries and locations, you need proof that you’re not infectious such ...
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How to Get Emergency Contraception & Why You Need it

What is emergency contraception? An emergency contraceptive is used following unprotected sex to avoid pregnancy. This can also be used in the event that your contraception fails, such as when a condom falls off or breaks while you are having a sexual encounter. Keep reading to learn how to ...
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Stay Healthy in January – A Journey to a Healthier You This New Year

Stay healthy for a better you! Staying healthy is probably one of the most common resolutions people make year in year out. Millions of people across the United Kingdom come up with new resolutions every year but becoming healthier always finds its way onto the list. This may be ...
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What are the Causes, Symptoms and Treatment for a Sore Throat?

What is a sore throat? (What causes a sore throat in Edinburgh) A sore throat is an irritation or pain in the throat that occurs when doing activities such as talking or swallowing. It’s not always caused by an underlying health condition. It can be caused by alcohol, tobacco, ...
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Men’s Health Awareness: How to treat erectile dysfunction and hair loss

Men’s Health Awareness Month happens on an annual basis and is aimed at highlighting issues surrounding men’s health. This gives enough room for prevention, early detection and medical treatment of the condition in question. Many men wouldn’t mind visiting a clinic for regular check-ups if only they get access ...
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How Newington Pharmacy can Help you Stay Healthy This Autumn

Every emerging season brings with it a range of new health challenges, and autumn is no different. With colder weather, darker nights and increased spread of illnesses like the common cold and flu, knowing how to stay healthy this autumn in Edinburgh is vital. At Newington Pharmacy, we’re here ...
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The Pharmacy of 2021: More Than Just Prescriptions

In the modern world, pharmacies are an integral part of the UK’s healthcare sector. Gone are the days when your local pharmacy was reserved solely for the collection of prescriptions; as a result, you may be wondering how your pharmacy can help you. Pharmacies now offer an impressive range ...
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Everything you Need to Know About Vitamin B12 Injections

Ever found yourself longing for an energy boost that doesn’t rely on caffeine stimulants? Vitamin B12 injections could be just the solution you need. Whether you’re looking to manage a vitamin B12 deficiency or simply recharge your energy levels, visit our Edinburgh pharmacy to book a free consultation today. ...
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5 Ways to Prevent Insect Bites in Edinburgh

Scotland is home to some incredibly beautiful views and wildlife. Unfortunately, 25% of Scotland’s land area also provides the perfect territory for insects, with there being as many as 180,750 trillion midges spread across the country during Summer. As such it should come as no surprise that Edinburgh also ...
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Get Fit to Fly Faster With Rapid Antigen Tests

Stay safe at home and abroad with a Covid Rapid Antigen Test in Edinburgh Looking to leave the house more often? Jetting off on a business trip or family holiday? Newington Pharmacy are here to keep you safe, wherever you go. Alongside our free bi-weekly tests, we are now ...
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Jet off with our Fit to Fly Covid PCR Test

Jet off with a Fit to Fly Covid PCR test in Edinburgh As lockdown begins to ease, countries and airlines alike are beginning to reintroduce travel; this is due to PCR tests such as ours, along with the subsequent Fit to Fly certification. Whether you are looking to go ...
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Vitamin B12 Injection Edinburgh

Are you looking for a Vitamin B12 injection in Edinburgh?   Have you recently been diagnosed with a Vitamin B12 deficiency, and are unsure where to start? Newington Pharmacy is here to help. We are offering you the opportunity to boost your day-to-day energy with our quick, easy Vitamin ...
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Covid Rapid Antibody Testing in Edinburgh

Looking for Covid Rapid Antibody testing in Edinburgh?   Now that it has been over a year since the start of the pandemic, we know that you may be anxious or curious about whether you have had the virus or not. If this sounds like you, there is no ...
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Reduce Pain with NuroKor®

Is pain getting in the way of your everyday life?   Whether you are sore from the gym, or are suffering from chronic pain, Newington Pharmacy have the solution for you. We are pleased to offer NuroKor® Pain Therapy Devices to topically reduce pain on the go. If your ...

Safe & Sanitary COVID19 PCR Testing

Over the course of the Covid-19 pandemic, the importance of reliable, accessible testing to screen for the Coronavirus disease has become increasingly apparent and our team at Newington Pharmacy have stood up to the challenge, working hard to bring safe and sanitary COVID19 PCR Testing to Edinburgh. How are ...
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