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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 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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