New Drug Delivery System Could Replace Injections

Due to the nature of the human body, certain medications need to be administered in a certain way. Some biologic drugs, like insulin, antibodies, and vaccines, are not effective when taken orally and must be delivered via injection. However, this could be about to change. A new drug delivery system has been tested in pigs […]

Thinking of stopping smoking?

We offer a 12 week course of nicotine patches, gum, inhalators, sprays etc to help you quit for good. It is a free service. We measure the carbon monoxide in your breath before you stop then again after you stop and show you the difference. We’ve helped 100s of patients quit and quit for good. […]

Diabetes Medicines Usage Reviews now available at Strangford Pharmacy

At Strangford Pharmacy we offer Medicine Usage Reviews for patients who get treatment for diabetes. We help you understand your medicines, how they work and what to look out for. We ensure you are getting the best out of your medicine and offer advice for general health including Blood Pressure, Weight Control, Blood lipid profiles […]

Depression Blood Test Designed To Help Improve Treatment And Diagnosis

Depression is a mind-altering mental disorder that steals life away from the untreated and misdiagnosed — imagine if one blood test could change all of that through a screening process. Researchers from Northwestern University have developed the first blood test designed to detect clinical depression in adults, and published their groundbreaking findings in the journal […]

Depression is more than simply feeling unhappy or fed up for a few days.

We all go through spells of feeling down, but when you’re depressed you feel persistently sad for weeks or months, rather than just a few days. Some people still think that depression is trivial and not a genuine health condition. They’re wrong. Depression is a real illness with real symptoms, and it’s not a sign […]