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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 Osteopathy

NHS Choices - Introduction

(08/07/2014)

Osteopathy is a way of detecting, treating and preventing health problems by moving, stretching and massaging a person’s muscles and joints.

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NHS Choices - Conditions commonly treated with osteopathy

(04/03/2015)

Osteopathy is most commonly used to treat conditions that affect the muscles, bones and joints.

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NHS Choices - What happens during osteopathy?

(04/03/2015)

During your first osteopathy session, the osteopath will ask you about your symptoms and your general health before carrying out a physical examination.

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NHS Choices - Osteopathy safety and regulation

(20/08/2013)

Osteopathy is one of only two complementary and alternative medicines (CAMs) that are regulated under UK law. The other is chiropractic.

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NHS Choices - Evidence for osteopathy

(21/11/2014)

There is evidence that osteopathy is an effective treatment for persistent lower back pain.

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