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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 Behçet’s disease

NHS Choices - Introduction

(30/10/2014)

Behçet's disease is a rare and poorly understood condition in which blood vessels and tissues may become inflamed (swollen).

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of Behçet's disease

(30/10/2014)

Behçet's disease can cause a wide range of symptoms, but it is rare for someone with the condition to have all of them at once.

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NHS Choices - Causes of Behçet's disease

(29/10/2014)

The exact cause of Behçet's disease is unknown, although it is generally thought to occur as a result of a problem with the immune system.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing Behçet's disease

(29/10/2014)

There is no single test that can be used to diagnose Behçet's disease, although there are several tests that may be carried out to rule out other conditions.

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NHS Choices - Treating Behçet's disease

(29/10/2014)

There is currently no cure for Behçet's disease, but a number of treatments are available to help relieve many symptoms of the condition.

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