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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 IVF

NHS Choices - Introduction

(14/05/2015)

In vitro fertilisation (IVF) is one of several techniques available to help couples with fertility problems to have a baby.

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NHS Choices - Getting started

(14/05/2015)

If you're having problems getting pregnant, see your GP. They will look at your medical history and give you a physical examination.

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NHS Choices - How IVF is performed

(25/02/2015)

Find out how IVF is performed, including suppressing the menstrual cycle, collecting and fertilising the eggs, and embryo transfer. Plus information on other techniques.

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NHS Choices - Risks of IVF

(15/10/2013)

Learn about the risks associated with IVF, including ectopic pregnancy, multiple births and ovarian hyperstimulation.

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NHS Choices - Support during IVF

(15/10/2013)

Find out where to get support and counselling if you are undergoing IVF treatment, including talking to people who have had a similar experience.

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