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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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Wheezing or Sneezing? Ask A Pharmacist with Jane Brennan

Jane Brennan of Life Pharmacy Donabate answers some of the most commonly asked questions about cold & flu. Why are a cold and flu so prevalent in winter? Flu and the common cold circulate more at this time of year especially in areas with larger groups, for example in workplaces and schools. It’s not too late to get... Read more >

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Cold & Flu – Ask A Pharmacist with Anne Smyth

Life Pharmacy’s Anne Smyth answers some of the most commonly asked questions about cold & flu – featured in the Irish Independent’s ‘Mother & babies’ supplement 5 December 2018. Why are a cold and flu so prevalent in winter? It’s a time of year when our immune systems need to be at its best. My advice is to be... Read more >

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NHS Choices - Introduction

(15/10/2013)

Having absent periods means you have either stopped having periods or haven’t started having them by the time you are 14-16 years old.

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NHS Choices - Causes of absent periods

(15/10/2013)

Absent periods often occur naturally, although they are sometimes the result of an underlying health problem.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing absent periods

(15/10/2013)

You should see your GP if you are worried about any problems with your periods.

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NHS Choices - Treating absent periods

(15/10/2013)

The treatment for absent periods depends on what is thought to be causing the condition.

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