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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 Miscarriage

NHS Choices - Introduction

(27/05/2015)

A miscarriage is the loss of a pregnancy during the first 23 weeks. The main signs of a miscarriage include vaginal bleeding, followed by cramping and pain.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of miscarriage

(27/05/2015)

The most common sign of miscarriage is vaginal bleeding.

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NHS Choices - Causes of miscarriage

(27/05/2015)

There are many reasons why a miscarriage may occur, although the causes of particular miscarriages are often not identified.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing miscarriage

(27/05/2015)

If you see your GP or midwife because of vaginal bleeding or other symptoms of miscarriage, you may be referred to an early pregnancy unit for tests.

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NHS Choices - What happens if you have a miscarriage

(26/05/2015)

If you have a miscarriage, you may need to have any remaining pregnancy tissue removed from your womb.

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NHS Choices - What happens after a miscarriage

(26/05/2015)

A miscarriage can have a profound emotional impact, not only on a woman, but also on her partner, friends and family.

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NHS Choices - Preventing miscarriage

(26/05/2015)

As the cause of a miscarriage is often not identified, they cannot always be prevented.

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