Manuka Honey is unique to New Zealand, the nectar being collected by the bees from the flower of the indigenous Manuka tree. Research at Waikato University has shown that all varieties of honey have some anti-bacterial activity.
There are a number of reasons for the antibacterial activity of honey. The high sugar content of all honey means there are few water molecules available, making it difficult for micro-organisms to establish, and the generally low pH is enough to inhibit many animal pathogens.
Apicare has only effective, natural ingredients, in gentle formulas to provide you with quality, safe skincare that really works.
Enjoy the soothing and comforting benefits of Apicare with each product.
Come instore to talk to us about natural skincare regime.
At our Photo lab area we have touchscreen Kiosks to develop your photos. You just plug in your device (phone, tablet, usb, dvd, cd, laptop), choose the photos you like, pick the size, quantity, borders and many more and in about half an hour or less we print your photos.
Pricing: 6x4 50c
If you want more than 21 6x4 photos then each is 30cents
Get ready for some awesomeness !
Across number of years every July we have fun times organizing a middle of the year celebration called July at Johns.
The goal is to pamper our customers with gifts and exclusive deals during these cold winter times.
Some of the things we will be promoting are facials done by Elizabeth Arden consultant and Living Nature facials, consultations with our Naturopaths, prize gifts (blender, pamper packs, free photo development, Medi rolls for a year, vitamins and lozenges), gifts with purchase, huge discounts on make up, Bella Vi makeovers an many more. Every week of July we will have something new for you to win so come and celebrate with us this winter or keep an eye on our web page. Every purchase goes in the draw to win.
Can you imagine yourself laying on the beach under the palm tree with a cocktail in one hand and coconut oil in the other? While you were daydreaming an instant flashback came to mind... you haven't seen your passport for over a year and who knows where it is and if it's still valid.
Don't stress, we got your back with our 1hour (mostly takes only 15 minutes) passport photos.
Come and see Robyn (in the photo) or Allan and get your plans back on track!
Photos can be sent via email (for online application) or printed for paper based application.
Price is $20 for just digital or just hard copy (4 photos) and $30 if you want both.
We can do photos for any country and any age!
If you are in need of a new visa photo, gun licence photo, drivers licence photo, ID photo, children's passport photo visit the Photo Lab area at Johns.
You can buy Lotto tickets here at Johns in the Photo lab area.
For more information about all Lotto games click here.
The most common symptom of urinary tract infection is a painful, burning sensation when passing urine. Urinary tract infections are caused by bacteria entering the urethra and multiplying in the bladder. They are usually treated successfully with antibiotics prescribed by a doctor. Urinary tract infections are quite common, especially among women and children.
Normal urine is sterile and contains no germs such as bacteria, viruses, or fungi. Urinary tract infections (UTIs) occur when bacteria enter the urinary tract via the urethra. UTIs are most commonly caused by bacteria that normally live in the bowel.
The urinary tract consists of the kidneys, bladder, ureters, and urethra. The urethra is the opening to the urinary tract where urine comes out.
UTI can be classified by the area of the urinary tract that it affects:
Buccaline is used to boost the body's immune system against bacterial infection during the cold & flu season. While it will not prevent cold or flu, it reduces the risk of complications that often arise when bacterial infections worsen viral infections.
In essence, Buccaline is a short-acting immunization against certain types of bacteria. In patients 7 years of age and up it is administered in a series of seven tablets taken over the course of 3 days; patients under 7 take four tablets over three days. Each tablet contains:
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A-OXITIVE ANTIOXIDANT DEFENCE SERUM 30ml airless pump bottle.
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A-Oxitive uses innovative Gradual Release which transforms Pro-Vitamin C into Pure Vitamin C when it comes in contact with the skin. This Pure Vitamin C is gradually released throughout the day for optimal efficacy, excellent tolerance and long-lasting antioxidant protection.
This means you get results equivalent to 15% Pure Vitamin C throughout the day, in a much gentler way.
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Pharmacies may charge for extra services such as medicines delivery or packaging.
Prescriptions from specialists like dentists, dermatologists, ophthalmologists are $15.
There may be an additional cost if a prescription medicine is not fully subsidised.
Once patients and their families have collected 20 new prescription items in a year, they can get a prescription subsidy, which means they won’t have to pay any more prescription charges until 1 February the following year.
What is a prescription subsidy?
The subsidy is aimed at reducing costs for families and people who are prescribed a lot of medicines.
You become eligible for the subsidy once you have paid for 20 new prescription medicine items from 1 February each year. Once you're eligible, you do not have to pay any more prescription charges for the rest of that year (to 31 January).
You can reach the 20-item threshold by combining prescription items for your partner and dependent children aged from 14 up to 18.
Just tell your regular pharmacist the names of all the people in your family to help them keep track of how many items you've paid for.
This information is gathered electronically so you no longer need to keep your receipts.
Please note, as there is no prescription charge on items for children aged 13 and under, these items can’t be counted as part of the 20-item threshold.
Pharmacists are required to record the sale of these medicines and would need to record details such as the date of birth, name and address of customer. Most sought after Pharmacist-only medications and conditions are: Voltaren 25 mg - anti inflammatory pain reliever, oral or vaginal thrush treatments, eye infection drops, mouth ulcers medication, skin problems such as itching, rashes and Buccaline - Oral antibacterial prophylaxis of complications of colds.
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