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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 Laryngeal (larynx) cancer

NHS Choices - Introduction

(06/11/2013)

Laryngeal cancer, or cancer of the larynx, is an uncommon type of cancer that develops inside the tissue of the larynx (voice box).

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of laryngeal cancer

(06/11/2013)

Most laryngeal cancers develop near the vocal cords, so one of the first noticeable symptoms is often a change in the sound of your voice.

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NHS Choices - Causes of laryngeal cancer

(06/11/2013)

Laryngeal cancer is caused by changes in the cells or the larynx, although it is not clear exactly why this happens.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing laryngeal cancer

(06/11/2013)

If you have symptoms of laryngeal cancer such as a hoarse voice and pain when swallowing, your GP will ask you about your symptoms.

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NHS Choices - Treating laryngeal cancer

(06/11/2013)

The treatment for laryngeal cancer largely depends on how far the cancer has spread.

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NHS Choices - Recovering from laryngeal cancer

(06/11/2013)

Learn about the recovery period after you've had some or all of your larynx removed (laryngectomy).

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NHS Choices - Preventing laryngeal cancer

(25/11/2013)

It's thought that the majority of laryngeal cancers can be prevented by adopting a healthy lifestyle.

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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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