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Cold & Flu – Ask A Pharmacist with Anne Smyth

Life Pharmacy’s Anne Smyth answers some of the most commonly asked questions about cold & flu – featured in the Irish Independent’s ‘Mother & babies’ supplement 5 December 2018. Why are a cold and flu so prevalent in winter? It’s a time of year when our immune systems need to be at its best. My advice is to be... Read more >

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World Diabetes Day – Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

November 14th is World Diabetes Day, which aims to draw attention to the condition that is becoming increasingly prevalent in both young and old generations. To support this cause, selected Life Pharmacies are offering FREE Diabetes Care & Blood Glucose Screening to Life Loyalty customers when they swipe their loyalty cards from November 14th to 21st. What is Diabetes?... Read more >

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Men’s Health – Ask a Pharmacist with Vincent Dempsey

Life Pharmacy’s Vincent Dempsey tackles some commonly asked questions about men’s health – featured in the Irish Independent’s ‘Mother & babies’ supplement 7 November 2018. Movember is upon us once again, which signals the time to put down your razor. But what most people see as a great excuse not to shave is actually a really important movement... Read more >

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Articles in Arthritis

NHS Choices - Introduction

(09/09/2014)

Arthritis is a common condition that causes pain and inflammation in a joint.

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NHS Choices - Living with arthritis

(08/01/2015)

Living with arthritis isn't easy and carrying out simple, everyday tasks can often be painful and difficult.

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NHS Choices - "Dancing got me through the roughest times"

(23/04/2014)

Paul Casimir has been living with arthritis for half his life, but doesn’t let it stop him doing the things he enjoys.

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NHS Choices - "Osteoarthritis affects almost every part of my life"

(23/04/2014)

Jo has been living with osteoarthritis for 15 years. When she felt her independence slipping away, she knew she had to take stock of her life.

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NHS Choices - "It was difficult as I felt quite isolated"

(23/04/2014)

When we think of arthritis, we normally think of old age. But the disease can strike young people too. Kate Llewelyn, 34, first noticed her symptoms when she was just 13.

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NHS Choices - Medicine guides

(12/10/2011)

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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