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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 Fibromyalgia

NHS Choices - Introduction

(05/12/2014)

Fibromyalgia, also called fibromyalgia syndrome (FMS), is a long-term condition that causes pain all over the body.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of fibromyalgia

(10/07/2014)

Fibromyalgia has many symptoms that tend to vary from person to person. The main symptom is widespread pain.

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NHS Choices - Causes of fibromyalgia

(28/11/2014)

It's not clear why some people develop fibromyalgia. The exact cause is unknown, but it's likely a number of factors are involved.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing fibromyalgia

(14/03/2014)

If you think you have fibromyalgia, visit your GP. Diagnosing fibromyalgia can be difficult, as there is no specific test that can diagnose the condition.

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NHS Choices - Treating fibromyalgia

(29/08/2014)

There is no cure for fibromyalgia, but treatment can ease some of your symptoms and improve quality of life.

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NHS Choices - Self-help for fibromyalgia

(10/07/2014)

If you have fibromyalgia, there are several ways to change your lifestyle to help relieve your symptoms and make your condition easier to live with.

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