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“Do you know the eight warning signs of breast cancer to look out for?” asks Jane Brennan of Brennan’s Life Pharmacy.

Five minutes that could save your life! “Would you like to know the eight warning signs of breast cancer to look out for?” asks Jane Brennan of Brennan’s Life Pharmacy. We are all a bit shy of talking about breasts, but a five minute chat with any of our team here in Life Pharmacy Donabate... Read more >

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Let’s talk about Type 2 Diabetes with pharmacist Jane Brennan

Did you know that there are more than 1 million people in Ireland at risk of, or who have diabetes? Type 2 diabetes is where the body either doesn’t produce enough insulin, or is unable to fully use the insulin it produces. This results in too much glucose in the blood, which can have serious... Read more >

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Get Active in 2019: Tips to achieve your New Year’s fitness goals

Getting more active is one of the most common New Year’s Resolutions made every January, as thousands look to spark a positive change in their well being and shed their holiday pounds. Gyms around the country reach their peak capacity as members new and old arrive full of motivation and ambition, yet many find it... Read more >

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Articles in Alcohol misuse

Introduction

(16/01/2015)

Alcohol misuse is where a person consumes excessive amounts of alcoholic drinks.

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Diagnosing alcohol misuse

(16/05/2014)

If you visit your GP because you are concerned about your alcohol consumption, it is likely that they will want to assess the extent and pattern of your drinking.

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Risks of alcohol misuse

(21/11/2014)

Alcohol is a powerful chemical that can have a wide range of adverse effects on almost every part of your body.

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Treating alcohol misuse

(09/03/2015)

Treatment options for alcohol misuse depend on whether your drinking is hazardous, harmful or dependent, and whether you're trying to drink less or give up completely.

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