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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 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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