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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 Ebola virus disease

NHS Choices - Ebola virus disease: an overview

(29/05/2015)

NHS Choices information on Ebola virus, with links to other resources.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of Ebola virus disease

(27/10/2014)

NHS Choices information on the symptoms of Ebola virus disease.

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NHS Choices - How Ebola virus disease spreads

(27/10/2014)

NHS Choices information on how Ebola virus disease spreads, with links to other useful resources

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing Ebola virus disease

(24/10/2014)

NHS Choices information on diagnosing Ebola virus disease, with links to other useful resources

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NHS Choices - How Ebola virus disease is treated

(19/01/2015)

There's currently no licensed treatment or vaccine for Ebola virus disease, although potential new vaccines and drug therapies are being developed and tested.

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NHS Choices - Preventing the spread of Ebola virus disease

(16/10/2014)

Any area affected by an outbreak should be immediately quarantined and patients treated in isolation.

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NHS Choices - Travel advice for people concerned about Ebola virus disease

(17/10/2014)

NHS Choices travel advice for people concerned about Ebola virus disease

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NHS Choices - Frequently asked questions

(19/01/2015)

FAQs from NHS Choices on the Ebola virus disease.

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