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Are You SunSmart?

We ask Jane Brennan from Brennan’s Life Pharmacy Donabate how to make the most of great sunny summer days whilst protecting our skin from harmful rays. Jane says “The Irish Cancer Society SunSmart program has great guidelines to keep us safe. See below for some useful tips and advice” Ways to protect your skin: Shade... Read more >

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Pollen Highs & Watery Eyes

Pollen Highs & Watery Eyes… Talk to Jane Brennan, your Hay Fever Expert in Donabate Are your eyes itchy, red or watery? Is your throat scratchy? Are you sneezing? Do you have itchy ears, nose or mouth? Do you have a blocked or runny nose? Do you wake up feeling exhausted? Hay fever can cause... Read more >

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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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Articles in Dyslexia

NHS Choices - Introduction

(11/12/2014)

Dyslexia is a common type of specific learning difficulty that mainly affects the skills involved in the reading and spelling of words.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of dyslexia

(10/03/2014)

The symptoms of dyslexia can differ from person to person, and each person with the condition will have a unique pattern of strengths and weaknesses.

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NHS Choices - Causes of dyslexia

(06/03/2014)

There are several theories about the causes of dyslexia, but it is generally accepted to be a condition passed on through families.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing dyslexia

(10/03/2014)

The earlier a child with dyslexia is diagnosed, the more effective their treatment is likely to be.

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NHS Choices - Treating dyslexia

(10/03/2014)

While dyslexia is a lifelong problem, there is a range of specialist educational interventions that can help children with dyslexia with their reading and writing.

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