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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 Double vision

NHS Choices - Introduction

(03/02/2015)

Double vision (medically known as diplopia) is where you see two images of a single object either some or all of the time.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of double vision

(03/02/2015)

Double vision is where you see two images of a single object. It is sometimes confused with blurred vision.

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NHS Choices - Causes of double vision

(03/02/2015)

Double vision can occur in one or both eyes, and can be caused by several different conditions, such as a squint or astigmatism.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing double vision

(03/02/2015)

If you have double vision, your GP will probably refer you to an ophthalmologist (eye specialist) at the eye department of your local hospital.

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NHS Choices - Treating double vision

(03/02/2015)

If you have double vision, your treatment will depend on whether you have double vision in one eye (monocular) or both eyes (binocular), and the underlying cause.

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