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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 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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