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Mark Butler says he was refused pseudoephedrine in a 鈥渞ather humiliating鈥 experience as he discusses pharmacy-shopping for vapes In a discussion of the amended vaping legislation on Thursday (27 June …

Teal members of Parliament have slammed the amendments to vaping legislation, saying they supported the original bill and highlighting pharmacists鈥 concerns In the House of Representatives on Thursday (27 June …

A hospital pharmacist with years of experience in the respiratory specialty has seen a 鈥渟ignificant鈥 increase in vaping-related illness 鈥 and says the new vaping legislation puts members of the …

The PSA says that buying a vape will look very different for people who want them, thanks to the new legislation 鈥 and pharmacists must adhere to the relevant guidelines …

Greens health spokesperson criticises Guild over transparency, saying it preferred Schedule 2 or 4 for vapes, during a fiery Senate debate before e-cigarette bill passed But the Pharmacy Guild has …

Banner groups have come out against the amended vaping legislation, with one calling for nicotine vapes to return to S4 Blooms The Chemist Management Services Ltd has strongly advised its …

Should pharmacies be the only authorised sellers of vapes 鈥 and do you agree with the legislative change that they be OTC? Pharmacies are set to become the only retailers …

Senator Anne Ruston has asked Health Department officials how many Australians will pay less for their medicines over the next 12 months 鈥 over both the $1 discount and 60-day …

The Albanese government was 鈥渇orced鈥 into the 8CPA, say shadow health minister Anne Ruston and shadow assistant minister for regional health Dr Anne Webster The pair have issued a statement …

Pharmacist group signs its own Agreement with the Albanese government, as discussions continue for programs not under the 8CPA鈥檚 remit The Pharmaceutical Society of Australia has welcomed the signing of …

The vaping bill is read a second time, with the National Party arguing again for a similar approach to vaping as Australia has adopted towards tobacco The Albanese鈥檚 prescription-only approach, …

Claim made in the mainstream media that Queensland鈥檚 recently passed Pharmacy Ownership Bill takes the state back to the last century Aaron Patrick, senior correspondent for the Australian Financial Review, …