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Welcome to the Phlo blog, where you will find a series of articles written by members of our team providing insights into the world of digital health and more.

Culture
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A Day in the Life of a Pharmacy Specialist – Shona Standen

In our first installment of our “A Day in the Life of a Pharmacy Specialist” series, we catch up with Shona Standen. Shona walks us through a typical day in the Phlo pharmacy, discusses the most important aspect of her role and shares her primary motivation and core values.

A Day in the Life of a Pharmacy Specialist – Shona Standen

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Most Recent Blogs

Health
5 Minute Read
Cristian Halati
Paracetamol: uses, side effects and cautions
Cristian Halati
February 17, 2021
In this blog, we provide a comprehensive overview of the commonly used painkiller paracetamol, discussing how to take paracetamol safely, side effects, cautions and much more.
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Culture
8 Minute Read
Cristian Halati
Meet the Team - Adam Hunter
Cristian Halati
February 10, 2021
In this week’s Meet the Team blog, we speak to Adam Hunter, Phlo’s Chief Commercial Officer. Adam talks about the origins of Phlo, his role, how each day is different, and shares his personal motivations and vision for the future of Phlo!
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Health
7 Minute Read
Cristian Halati
Iron Deficiency Anaemia: Causes, Symptoms and Treatment
Cristian Halati
February 5, 2021
If you’re wondering whether you might suffer from iron deficiency anaemia, look no further! In this blog, we provide a comprehensive overview of iron deficiency anaemia, tackling common causes, symptoms, treatment options and what you can do at home.
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Covid 19 Updates

Stay up to date on all the developing information from the coronavirus pandemic.

Insights
7 Minute Read

What is Long COVID and who is most at risk?

Cristian Halati
November 5, 2020

Up to 10% of people diagnosed with COVID-19 suffer from prolonged symptoms for weeks and even months. In this blog we cover the latest research on ‘long COVID’, including symptoms, prevalence and impact.

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Health
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Vitamin D and Coronavirus: Can it help combat or treat COVID-19?

Cristian Halati
October 28, 2020

Scientists suggest that vitamin D deficiency can be a risk factor for COVID-19. In this blog, we explore whether taking vitamin D supplements can help treat or prevent COVID-19 and discuss the NHS recommendations in this regard.

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Product
4 Minute Read
Mairead Quigley
Phlo selected for DigitalHealth.London Accelerator Programme
Mairead Quigley
November 17, 2020
We are delighted to announce that Phlo has been accepted on to the highly prestigious DigitalHealth.London Accelerator Programme 2020/2021. We’re excited to help drive innovation and the adoption of technology across the NHS.
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Culture
9 Minute Read
Cristian Halati
Meet the Team- Naila Dad
Cristian Halati
November 10, 2020
In this week’s Meet the Team blog, we speak to Naila Dad, Chief Pharmacy Officer at Phlo. Naila talks about her background in the online pharmacy sector, her current role at Phlo and where she sees Phlo in 2021 and beyond.
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Insights
7 Minute Read
Cristian Halati
What is Long COVID and who is most at risk?
Cristian Halati
November 5, 2020
Up to 10% of people diagnosed with COVID-19 suffer from prolonged symptoms for weeks and even months. In this blog we cover the latest research on ‘long COVID’, including symptoms, prevalence and impact.
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Insights
10 Minute Read
Chandni Umradia
5 Key Lessons I Learned As A Pharmacist Studying Design
Chandni Umradia
November 2, 2020
Hi, I’m Chandni. I’ve worked at Phlo for 2 years as a Healthcare Design Strategist. A year on from completing my master’s, I’ve been doing some reflecting on my journey from healthcare to design and some of the key lessons I learnt about design from the course.
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Health
7 Minute Read
Cristian Halati
Vitamin D and Coronavirus: Can it help combat or treat COVID-19?
Cristian Halati
October 28, 2020
Scientists suggest that vitamin D deficiency can be a risk factor for COVID-19. In this blog, we explore whether taking vitamin D supplements can help treat or prevent COVID-19 and discuss the NHS recommendations in this regard.
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Culture
5 Minute Read
Nadeem Sarwar & Adam Hunter
The Three Strategic Pillars of Phlo
Nadeem Sarwar & Adam Hunter
October 22, 2020
In our latest insights piece our Founder/CEO Nadeem Sarwar and Chief Commercial Officer Adam Hunter discuss Phlo’s three pillars and how it drives decision making and the overall vision for Phlo Digital Pharmacy.
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Insights
7 Minute Read
Cristian Halati
Coronavirus: The Three-Tier System Explained
Cristian Halati
October 20, 2020
As the government is imposing new restrictions, we've explained the new three-tier system in simple terms, so that you can stay informed about new COVID restrictions in your area.
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Health
9 Minute Read
Cristian Halati
Taking antidepressants: what should I know?
Cristian Halati
October 16, 2020
Taking antidepressants can be a big decision - being informed is essential. This blog covers the most important things to know before starting your treatment.
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Insights
12 Minute Read
Mairead Quigley
An Interview with Nadeem Sarwar – Founder & CEO of Phlo
Mairead Quigley
October 13, 2020
In this interview, Nadeem Sarwar shares his vision for Phlo, talks about Phlo's crowdfunding campaign and exciting new features coming soon to our online pharmacy.
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