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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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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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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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