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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 Gestational diabetes

NHS Choices - Introduction

(19/05/2015)

Gestational diabetes is a type of diabetes that affects women during pregnancy. Diabetes is a condition where there is too much glucose in the blood.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing gestational diabetes

(28/10/2014)

Every pregnant woman with one or more risk factors should be offered a screening test for gestational diabetes.

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NHS Choices - Treating gestational diabetes

(28/10/2014)

If you have gestational diabetes, you will be advised about monitoring and controlling your blood glucose (sugar) levels.

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NHS Choices - Complications of gestational diabetes

(27/01/2015)

Most women with gestational diabetes go on to have normal pregnancies with healthy babies.

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