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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 Borderline personality disorder

NHS Choices - Introduction

(20/11/2014)

Personality disorders are conditions that can cause a range of distressing symptoms and patterns of abnormal behaviour.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of borderline personality disorder

(20/11/2014)

Symptoms of borderline personality disorder (BPD) include emotional instability, impulsive behaviour and intense, yet unstable, relationships with others.

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NHS Choices - Causes of borderline personality disorder

(20/11/2014)

Most experts agree that there is no single cause of borderline personality disorder (BPD). It is likely to be caused by a combination of factors.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing borderline personality disorder

(20/11/2014)

If your GP suspects that you may have BPD, it is likely that you will be referred to your local community mental health team (CMHT) for a more in-depth assessment.

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NHS Choices - Treating borderline personality disorder

(20/11/2014)

Treatment for borderline personality disorder (BPD) involves psychotherapy, which is a type of talking therapy that has proved effective in treating complex mental health conditions.

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