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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 Motor neurone disease

NHS Choices - Introduction

(04/02/2015)

Motor neurone disease is a rare condition where parts of the nervous system become damaged. This causes progressive weakness, usually with muscle wasting.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of motor neurone disease

(04/02/2015)

The symptoms of motor neurone disease can be varied to begin with, before getting progressively more widespread.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing motor neurone disease

(04/02/2015)

See your GP if you experience the initial symptoms of motor neurone disease, such as a weakened grip or weakness in your shoulder, ankle or hip.

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NHS Choices - Treating motor neurone disease

(04/02/2015)

There's no cure for motor neurone disease, but treatment can help relieve symptoms and help to slow down the condition's progression.

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