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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 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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