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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 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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