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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 Crohn's disease

NHS Choices - Introduction

(14/05/2015)

Crohn's disease is a long-term condition that causes inflammation of the lining of the digestive system.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of Crohn's disease

(11/05/2015)

The symptoms of Crohn's disease vary, depending on which part of the digestive system is inflamed.

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NHS Choices - Causes of Crohn's disease

(11/05/2015)

The exact cause of Crohn's disease is unknown. Most researchers think it's caused by a combination of factors.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing Crohn's disease

(11/05/2015)

A number of different tests may be needed to diagnose Crohn's disease, as it has similar symptoms to several other conditions.

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NHS Choices - Complications of Crohn's disease

(11/05/2015)

People with Crohn's disease are at risk of developing a number of complications.

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NHS Choices - 'Crohn's disease grinds on and on. It zaps you of vigour and energy'

(11/05/2015)

Author William Fiennes has lived with Crohn's disease since he was a teenager.

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NHS Choices - 'My life is now back on track'

(11/05/2015)

Joseph Barr talks about managing Crohn's disease with medication and how he can still play the sports he loves.

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