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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 Traveller's diarrhoea

NHS Choices - Introduction

(08/05/2015)

Diarrhoea is where you pass looser or more frequent stools than is normal for you.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms associated with diarrhoea

(01/12/2014)

Diarrhoea is where you frequently pass watery or loose poo. Some people may also have other symptoms, depending on the cause.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing diarrhoea

(01/12/2014)

As diarrhoea usually improves within a week, you may not need to visit your GP. However, if you have persistent or severe diarrhoea, further investigation may be needed.

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NHS Choices - Treating diarrhoea

(01/12/2014)

Diarrhoea will usually clear up without treatment after a few days, particularly if it's caused by an infection.

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NHS Choices - Preventing diarrhoea

(01/12/2014)

To prevent the spread of infections that cause diarrhoea, you should always maintain high standards of hygiene.

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