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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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Let’s talk about Type 2 Diabetes with pharmacist Jane Brennan

Did you know that there are more than 1 million people in Ireland at risk of, or who have diabetes? Type 2 diabetes is where the body either doesn’t produce enough insulin, or is unable to fully use the insulin it produces. This results in too much glucose in the blood, which can have serious... Read more >

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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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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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