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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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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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