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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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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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Articles in Malnutrition

NHS Choices - Introduction

(09/03/2015)

Malnutrition is a serious condition that occurs when a person’s diet doesn't contain the right amount of nutrients.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of malnutrition

(25/02/2015)

The most common symptom of malnutrition is unplanned and unexplained weight loss.

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NHS Choices - Causes of malnutrition

(25/02/2015)

Malnutrition is caused by a lack of nutrients which prevents the body functioning normally.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing malnutrition

(25/02/2015)

Several factors are taken into account to check whether someone is malnourished or at a high risk of malnutrition.

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NHS Choices - Treating malnutrition

(25/02/2015)

Treatment for malnutrition depends on the underlying cause and how severely malnourished you are.

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NHS Choices - Preventing malnutrition

(25/02/2015)

The best way to ensure you get the correct amount of nutrients is to eat a healthy, balanced diet.

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