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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 Liver cancer

NHS Choices - Introduction

(17/10/2014)

Primary liver cancer is an uncommon but serious type of cancer that begins in the liver.

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NHS Choices - Causes of liver cancer

(17/10/2014)

The exact cause of liver cancer is unknown, but many cases are linked to a problem with the liver known as cirrhosis. This is where the tissue of the liver has become scarred.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing liver cancer

(17/10/2014)

For many people, the first stage of diagnosing liver cancer is a consultation with a GP, although people at risk are usually tested regularly for the condition.

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NHS Choices - Treating liver cancer

(17/10/2014)

The treatment for liver cancer depends on the stage of the condition. Treatment can include surgery and medication.

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NHS Choices - Preventing liver cancer

(16/10/2014)

It's not always possible to prevent liver cancer, but some simple lifestyle and self-care measures can reduce your chances of developing the condition.

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