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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 Peripheral neuropathy

NHS Choices - Introduction

(06/08/2014)

Peripheral neuropathy is a term for a group of conditions in which the peripheral nervous system is damaged.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of peripheral neuropathy

(06/08/2014)

Depending on the cause of the peripheral neuropathy, symptoms may develop slowly or quickly.

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NHS Choices - Causes of peripheral neuropathy

(06/08/2014)

In the UK, the most common cause of peripheral neuropathy is diabetes. The condition can also be caused by other health conditions and certain medications.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing peripheral neuropathy

(05/08/2014)

A number of tests can be used to diagnose peripheral neuropathy and any underlying cause.

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NHS Choices - Treating peripheral neuropathy

(05/08/2014)

Treatment for peripheral neuropathy may include treating any underlying cause as well as any symptoms you are experiencing.

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NHS Choices - Complications of peripheral neuropathy

(05/08/2014)

Peripheral neuropathy can sometimes cause other medical problems.

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