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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 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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