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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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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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