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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 Laryngitis

NHS Choices - Introduction

(22/10/2013)

Laryngitis is inflammation of the larynx (voice box). In most cases, it will get better without treatment in about a week.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of laryngitis

(22/10/2013)

Symptoms of laryngitis can begin suddenly and usually get worse over a period or two to three days.

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NHS Choices - Causes of laryngitis

(22/10/2013)

Laryngitis occurs when the larynx (voice box) becomes irritated and inflamed (swollen). It is mostly caused by an infection or damage to the larynx.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing laryngitis

(22/10/2013)

Laryngitis will often get better without treatment, so you don't usually need to see your GP unless you have particularly severe or long-lasting symptoms.

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NHS Choices - Treating laryngitis

(22/10/2013)

In most cases, laryngitis gets better within a week without treatment.

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NHS Choices - Preventing laryngitis

(22/10/2013)

As laryngitis is often caused by common viral infections, such as cold and flu, it is not always possible to prevent it.

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