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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 Male breast cancer

NHS Choices - Introduction

(14/04/2015)

Breast cancer in men is a rare cancer that can develop in the small amount of breast tissue men have behind their nipples.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of breast cancer in men

(14/04/2015)

The main symptom of breast cancer in men is a hard lump in one of your breasts. The lumps is almost always painless.

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NHS Choices - Causes of breast cancer in men

(14/04/2015)

It's not clear exactly what causes breast cancer in men, although several things that can increase your risk of developing the condition have been identified.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing breast cancer in men

(14/04/2015)

If you have symptoms of breast cancer - such as a hard, painless lump in one of your breasts - your GP will carefully examine you.

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NHS Choices - Treating breast cancer in men

(14/04/2015)

Breast cancer in men is treated using a combination of surgery, radiotherapy and medication

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NHS Choices - ‘I want people to know this isn’t just a girl’s problem'

(14/04/2015)

When John found a lump in his breast, he had no idea it was a sign of cancer. He tells us his story.

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