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Collated and evaluated by 2020health The Wells Family Challenge: A Pharmacist First Approach

The Wells Family Challenge: A Pharmacist First Approach

This report analyses and presents a qualitative evaluation of the benefits of the Wells Family Challenge; an assessment of the impact of in-store pharmacists using practical tools and techniques on the health and lifestyle of families. The assessment was carried out from November 2011 to November 2012, in ten Sainsbury’s stores with in-store pharmacies across the UK. read on The Wells Family Challenge: A Pharmacist First Approach

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Men still do not live as long as women, have less disease-free life; suffer the effects of long term conditions longer than women; are less likely to access Primary Care services and the dentist and overall take less care of their health. How can new technologies support improvements in health outcomes, improve the understanding of the impacts of the current attitudes to men’s health and explore what role social networks and interests and pursuits which are male-dominated can play in engaging men and boys in taking care of their health.