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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 Stem cell transplant

NHS Choices - Introduction

(20/02/2014)

A bone marrow transplant is a procedure that involves replacing damaged bone marrow with healthy bone marrow stem cells.

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NHS Choices - Why bone marrow transplants are necessary

(24/02/2014)

Bone marrow transplants are often needed when a person's own bone marrow has been damaged and can no longer produce normal blood cells.

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NHS Choices - Who can have a bone marrow transplant

(24/02/2014)

Bone marrow transplants are only recommended in certain situations, when other treatments have failed.

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NHS Choices - Stages of the transplant process

(24/02/2014)

A bone marrow transplant is a complicated process. You'll have a thorough physical examination and then stem cells will be harvested either from you or a suitbale donor.

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NHS Choices - Risks of bone marrow transplants

(24/02/2014)

Bone marrow transplants are complex procedures that carry significant risks of serious complications.

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