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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 Dry eye syndrome

NHS Choices - Introduction

(15/10/2014)

Dry eye syndrome, or dry eye disease, is a common condition that occurs when the eyes do not make enough tears or the tears evaporate too quickly.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of dry eye syndrome

(06/05/2014)

The symptoms of dry eye syndrome are mild for most people, although more severe cases can be painful and lead to complications.

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NHS Choices - Causes of dry eye syndrome

(06/05/2014)

Dry eye syndrome can occur if your eyes do not produce enough tears or your tears evaporate too quickly.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing dry eye syndrome

(06/05/2014)

Your GP should be able to diagnose dry eye syndrome based on your symptoms and medical history. They may also examine you to check for other conditions.

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NHS Choices - Treating dry eye syndrome

(06/05/2014)

There is no cure for dry eye syndrome and some people have recurring episodes for the rest of their lives, but there are treatments to help control the symptoms.

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NHS Choices - Self-help advice for dry eye syndrome

(06/05/2014)

There are a number of things you can do to prevent dry eye syndrome or ease your symptoms.

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NHS Choices - Complications of dry eye syndrome

(06/05/2014)

Although most people only experience mild symptoms, severe cases of dry eye syndrome may cause complications.

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