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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 Diabetes insipidus

NHS Choices - Introduction

(02/06/2014)

Diabetes insipidus is a rare condition where you produce a large amount of urine and often feel thirsty.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of diabetes insipidus

(02/06/2014)

Needing to frequently pass large amounts of urine and feeling thirsty are the two main symptoms of diabetes insipidus.

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NHS Choices - Causes of diabetes insipidus

(02/06/2014)

Diabetes insipidus is caused by problems with a chemical called antidiuretic hormone (ADH), which is also known as vasopressin.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing diabetes insipidus

(02/06/2014)

See your GP if you have the symptoms of diabetes insipidus. They'll ask about your symptoms and carry out a number of tests.

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NHS Choices - Treating diabetes insipidus

(26/03/2015)

Treatments for diabetes insipidus aim to reduce the amount of urine your body produces.

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NHS Choices - Complications of diabetes insipidus

(19/05/2015)

Diabetes insipidus can sometimes cause complications, particularly if it's undiagnosed or poorly controlled.

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