August 2019

How Does Dulcolax Work?

How Does Dulcolax Work?

27th August, 2019

Constipation is a common problem in both children and adults. It is likely that you are constipated if you haven’t defecated in 3 days, if your faeces is difficult to push out or if your faeces is dry, hard and lumpy. While you can usually treat the problem at home with simple changes to diet and lifestyle, e.g. increasing your fibre intake, upping your fluid intake and eating lots of fruit and vegetables, you can also purchase Dulcolax products to help to relieve the symptoms of constipation quickly and easily.

Ringworm in Humans: Causes, Treatments and More

Ringworm in Humans: Causes, Treatments and More

25th August, 2019

Ringworm is a surprisingly common infection among children, adults and indeed pets too. However, while this infection is common, there are many misconceptions as to what the infection actually is, what causes it, and simple ways that you can strive to prevent it - particularly if you own pets.

What is Co-codamol? Uses, Side Effects and More

What is Co-codamol? Uses, Side Effects and More

23rd August, 2019

Co-codamol is an extremely common medicine prescribed for pain relief, which can be purchased from many over the counter pharmacies. It is available in three different strengths, with the lowest strength available to you in pharmacies like Weldricks Pharmacy, while the two higher strengths are only available when prescribed to you.

Nurofen vs Ibuprofen: What's the difference?

Nurofen vs Ibuprofen: What's the difference?

21st August, 2019

With so many different brands and products available to treat your common aches and pains, it can be difficult to know where to begin when looking for a remedy (especially for something as common as a headache). Is ibuprofen or paracetamol a better fit for the job? Do I need normal or extra strength tablets? Is it easier to simply reach for a brand name we know?

Top 5 Free Health & Fitness Apps: August 2019

Top 5 Free Health & Fitness Apps: August 2019

19th August, 2019

At Weldricks Pharmacy we like to encourage all of our customers to take an interest in their health. Health and fitness should be a priority for everyone in order to feel great, though sadly it can often be difficult for some to find the time to dedicate to keeping a fit and active lifestyle. While eating healthily and exercising may come naturally for some, for others it can be much more of a conscious effort - and things like budget, time and resource all come into play.

Catarrh Relief: How to Get Rid

Catarrh Relief: How to Get Rid

12th August, 2019

Catarrh, while not harmful, can be an incredibly frustrating ailment that can cause patients much irritation. It’s not a dangerous condition, but can be easily cured with a number of different treatments. 

MooGoo Products - Everything You Need To Know

MooGoo Products - Everything You Need To Know

10th August, 2019

Whether your skin is oily, dry, sensitive, prone to eczema or a combination of a few things —it’s important that you understand how to take care of it. As the largest organ in the human body, the skin requires special attention as we grow and age, thanks to continued exposure to things like sunlight and the elements too. 

Does sunscreen stop you from tanning?

Does sunscreen stop you from tanning?

6th August, 2019

Sunscreen will not stop you from tanning completely; it is specifically designed to let a small number of UV rays through, and that will allow your skin to tan. However, because sunscreen is inherently designed to protect your skin, it does prevent tanning to an extent.