June 2021 09
Walk to Improve Your Health
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Walking is cheap, simple to do, and will improve your health. "If you are in a bad mood, go for a walk. If you are still in a bad mood, go for another walk." Hippocrates…

June 2021 08
Common Medical Terms in NZ – Brain Teaser!
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Every industry has it’s own set of words, unique to its area of expertise, so here is a list of just a few of the more common medical terms used in NZ. Health is one…

May 2021 31
Most Common Blood Test in NZ
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A Full Blood Count (FBC), otherwise known as the Complete Blood Count (CBC), is the most common blood test requested in New Zealand. This test provides important information about the kinds and numbers of cells…

May 2021 26
Are you taking the right amount of water with your medicine?
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Taking water with your medicine helps move it along to your stomach and intestine, where it can be absorbed. If you don’t swallow enough water, your medicine may not be able to do its job…

May 2021 19
Best Scone Recipe
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Who's bakes the best scones you know? Maybe it's you! In our office at ZOOM Pharmacy it's Jenny, and one of her go to recipes is the Lemonade Scone recipe from Chelsea Sugar NZ. Beautifully…

May 2021 14
Osteoarthritis: Symptoms & Treatment
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Do you suffer from joint pain? Perhaps you have pain in your knee, hip or hands? Joint pain is a typical symptom of osteoarthritis. Osteoarthritis is one of many different types of arthritis, but the…

April 2021 27
Gout – Symptoms & Treatment
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Gout is a disease that has been littered with false information including; what causes it, how best to treat, and with what medication. There’s been an effective and inexpensive drug treatment for decades - so…

April 2021 20
Flu Vaccination in Your Workplace with ZOOM Pharmacy
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Bring flu vaccinations to your workplace. Add value to your Auckland based workplace health and safety by teaming up with ZOOM Pharmacy. Reduce the impact of flu The impact of influenza in the workplace can…