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Are You SunSmart?

We ask Jane Brennan from Brennan’s Life Pharmacy Donabate how to make the most of great sunny summer days whilst protecting our skin from harmful rays. Jane says “The Irish Cancer Society SunSmart program has great guidelines to keep us safe. See below for some useful tips and advice” Ways to protect your skin: Shade... Read more >

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Pollen Highs & Watery Eyes

Pollen Highs & Watery Eyes… Talk to Jane Brennan, your Hay Fever Expert in Donabate Are your eyes itchy, red or watery? Is your throat scratchy? Are you sneezing? Do you have itchy ears, nose or mouth? Do you have a blocked or runny nose? Do you wake up feeling exhausted? Hay fever can cause... Read more >

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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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Articles in Angina

NHS Choices - Introduction

(13/03/2015)

Angina is a heart condition that occurs when the blood supply to the muscles of the heart is restricted.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of angina

(02/05/2014)

The most common symptom of angina is a feeling of pain or discomfort in your chest. The pain can feel tight, dull or heavy.

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NHS Choices - Causes of angina

(02/05/2014)

Angina occurs when the heart is not supplied with enough blood.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing angina

(02/05/2014)

If you see your GP after experiencing chest pain, they will probably start by asking you about the pattern of your symptoms.

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NHS Choices - Treating angina

(07/08/2014)

Treatment of angina aims to provide immediate relief from the symptoms of angina, to prevent future attacks and reduce your risk of further complications.

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NHS Choices - Complications of angina

(02/05/2014)

Heart attacks and strokes are the most serious complications that can occur in cases of angina.

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NHS Choices - Preventing angina

(10/07/2014)

Having a healthy lifestyle is the most effective way of reducing your risk of angina.

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NHS Choices - Medicine guides

(20/10/2011)

The list below is a combination of the and brand names of medicines available in the UK. Each name provides a link to a separate website (Medicine Guides)

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