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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 Warts, genital

NHS Choices - Introduction

(05/12/2014)

Genital warts are small fleshy growths, bumps or skin changes that appear on or around the genital or anal area.

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NHS Choices - Causes of genital warts

(28/08/2014)

Genital warts are caused by the human papilloma virus (HPV). The most common way HPV is passed from person to person is through sexual intercourse.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing genital warts

(28/08/2014)

If you think that you may have genital warts, visit your local sexual health or genitourinary medicine (GUM) clinic.

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NHS Choices - Treating genital warts

(05/12/2014)

Treatment for genital warts depends on the type of warts you have and where they are located. You do not need treatment if there are no visible warts.

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NHS Choices - Preventing genital warts

(28/08/2014)

Using condoms (male or female) every time you have vaginal or anal sex is the most effective way to avoid getting genital warts, other than being celibate.

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