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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 Blisters

NHS Choices - Introduction

(26/02/2014)

A blister is a small pocket of fluid that forms in the upper layers of the skin.

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NHS Choices - Causes of blisters

(28/08/2013)

Blisters are often the result of an injury to the skin from friction, such as shoes that rub.

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NHS Choices - Treating blisters

(28/08/2013)

Find out how to treat blisters. Most blisters heal naturally and do not require medical attention.

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NHS Choices - Preventing blisters

(28/08/2013)

There are several ways to prevent getting blisters from friction, sunburn or chemicals.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing blisters

(11/09/2011)

Blisters from friction or heat usually have an obvious cause, such as sunburn, shoes that rub or heavy manual work.

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