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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 Urinary incontinence

NHS Choices - Introduction

(14/05/2015)

Urinary incontinence is the unintentional passing of urine. It is a common problem and is thought to affect millions of people worldwide.

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NHS Choices - Causes of urinary incontinence

(04/11/2014)

Urinary incontinence occurs when the normal process of storing and passing urine is disrupted.

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NHS Choices - Non-surgical treatments for urinary incontinence

(19/05/2015)

The treatment you receive for urinary incontinence will depend on the type of incontinence you have and the severity of your symptoms.

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NHS Choices - Surgery and procedures for urinary incontinence

(04/11/2014)

If other treatments for urinary incontinence are unsuccessful or unsuitable, surgery or other procedures may be recommended.

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NHS Choices - Preventing urinary incontinence

(04/11/2014)

It is not always possible to prevent urinary incontinence, but a healthy lifestyle may reduce the chances of the condition developing.

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NHS Choices - 'Women should not feel embarrassed'

(04/11/2014)

Kate first had symptoms of stress incontinence after having a hysterectomy. She suffered in silence for eight years before she sought help.

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