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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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Wheezing or Sneezing? Ask A Pharmacist with Jane Brennan

Jane Brennan of Life Pharmacy Donabate answers some of the most commonly asked questions about cold & flu. Why are a cold and flu so prevalent in winter? Flu and the common cold circulate more at this time of year especially in areas with larger groups, for example in workplaces and schools. It’s not too late to get... Read more >

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Cold & Flu – Ask A Pharmacist with Anne Smyth

Life Pharmacy’s Anne Smyth answers some of the most commonly asked questions about cold & flu – featured in the Irish Independent’s ‘Mother & babies’ supplement 5 December 2018. Why are a cold and flu so prevalent in winter? It’s a time of year when our immune systems need to be at its best. My advice is to be... Read more >

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Articles in Bladder cancer

NHS Choices - Introduction

(08/01/2014)

Bladder cancer is where a growth of abnormal tissue known as a tumour develops in the lining of the bladder. In some cases the tumour spreads into the surrounding muscles.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of bladder cancer

(08/01/2014)

Blood in your urine (haematuria) is the most common symptom of bladder cancer.

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NHS Choices - Causes of bladder cancer

(08/01/2014)

Bladder cancer is caused by changes to the cells of the bladder. It is often linked with exposure to certain chemicals.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosis of bladder cancer

(07/01/2014)

If you have blood in your urine, your GP will ask you for a urine sample.

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NHS Choices - Treatment for bladder cancer

(04/12/2014)

The treatment options for bladder cancer largely depend on how advanced the cancer is.

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NHS Choices - Complications of bladder cancer

(20/12/2013)

A diagnosis of bladder cancer, and some treatments for the condition, can have a significant impact on your life.

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NHS Choices - Preventing bladder cancer

(17/12/2013)

It is not always possible to prevent bladder cancer, but there are steps you can take to reduce your risk.

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NHS Choices - Medicine guides

(11/09/2011)

The list below is a combination of the and brand names of medicines available in the UK. Each name provides a link to a separate website (Medicine Guides)

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