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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 Bronchitis

NHS Choices - Introduction

(30/07/2014)

Bronchitis is an infection of the main airways of the lungs (bronchi), causing them to become irritated and inflamed.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of bronchitis

(17/07/2014)

The main symptom of bronchitis is a hacking cough. It is likely that your cough will bring up thick yellow-grey mucus (phlegm), although this does not always happen.

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NHS Choices - Causes of bronchitis

(17/07/2014)

In most cases, bronchitis is caused by the same viruses that cause the common cold or flu (influenza).

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NHS Choices - Treating bronchitis

(06/03/2015)

Most cases of bronchitis do not require treatment from a GP, and the symptoms can be easily managed at home.

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