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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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World Diabetes Day – Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

November 14th is World Diabetes Day, which aims to draw attention to the condition that is becoming increasingly prevalent in both young and old generations. To support this cause, selected Life Pharmacies are offering FREE Diabetes Care & Blood Glucose Screening to Life Loyalty customers when they swipe their loyalty cards from November 14th to 21st. What is Diabetes?... Read more >

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Men’s Health – Ask a Pharmacist with Vincent Dempsey

Life Pharmacy’s Vincent Dempsey tackles some commonly asked questions about men’s health – featured in the Irish Independent’s ‘Mother & babies’ supplement 7 November 2018. Movember is upon us once again, which signals the time to put down your razor. But what most people see as a great excuse not to shave is actually a really important movement... Read more >

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NHS Choices - Introduction

(14/05/2015)

Prostate cancer is the most common cancer in men in the UK, with over 40,000 new cases diagnosed every year.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of prostate cancer

(14/05/2015)

Prostate cancer normally causes no symptoms until the cancer has grown large enough to put pressure on the urethra.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing prostate cancer

(25/03/2015)

If you have symptoms that could be caused by prostate cancer, you should visit your GP.

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NHS Choices - Treating prostate cancer

(21/01/2015)

The treatment you receive for prostate cancer will depend on your individual circumstances.

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NHS Choices - Living with prostate cancer

(21/01/2015)

Depending on the type of prostate cancer you have, your life may be affected in different ways.

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