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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 Haemophilia

NHS Choices - Introduction

(17/04/2015)

Haemophilia is an inherited condition that affects the blood's ability to clot.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of haemophilia

(17/04/2015)

The symptoms of haemophilia vary, depending on how severe the condition is, but the main sign is prolonged bleeding.

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NHS Choices - Causes of haemophilia

(17/04/2015)

Haemophilia is caused by an inherited genetic mutation that mainly affects males, due to the way it's passed from a parent to their child.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing haemophilia

(17/04/2015)

Haemophilia can be diagnosed before, during or after birth if there's a family history of the condition. Several options are available to parents.

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NHS Choices - Treating haemophilia

(17/04/2015)

If your child is diagnosed with haemophilia, their recommended treatment plan will depend on how severe their haemophilia is.

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NHS Choices - Complications of haemophilia

(17/04/2015)

Haemophilia may lead to a number of problems that require further treatment.

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