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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 OCD (obsessive compulsive disorder)

NHS Choices - Introduction

(24/03/2015)

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) is a mental health condition where a person has obsessive thoughts and compulsive activity.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

(20/11/2014)

Obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) affects people differently, but usually causes a particular pattern of thought and behaviour.

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NHS Choices - Causes of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

(20/11/2014)

Despite much research being carried out into obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD), the exact cause of the condition has not yet been identified.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD)

(20/11/2014)

It is very important you visit your GP if you have symptoms of obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD).

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NHS Choices - Treating obsessive compulsive disorder

(20/11/2014)

Treatment for obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) depends on the how much the condition is affecting your daily life.

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NHS Choices - 'Many people are unaware that OCD can take a sinister angle'

(20/11/2014)

Diana Wilson had obsessive compulsive disorder (OCD) for 26 years. Now working for OCD-UK, here she shares her story about how she finally overcame the disorder.

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