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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 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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