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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 Occupational therapy

NHS Choices - Introduction

(11/09/2014)

Occupational therapy provides support to people whose health prevents them from doing the activities that matter to them.

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NHS Choices - When occupational therapy is used

(11/09/2014)

Occupational therapy is used to treat a wide range of conditions.

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NHS Choices - Techniques and equipment used in occupational therapy

(11/09/2014)

Many different techniques and equipment can be used as part of occupational therapy, depending on the problems you are having.

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NHS Choices - How occupational therapy is used for rehabilitation

(11/09/2014)

Rehabilitation aims to improve your ability to carry out the everyday activities that have been affected by illness, injury or surgery.

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NHS Choices - How to access occupational therapy

(10/09/2014)

You can get a referral for free occupational therapy through your GP surgery, local council or local clinical commissioning group, or you can go private.

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