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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 Restless legs syndrome

NHS Choices - Symptoms of restless legs syndrome

(29/10/2013)

Restless legs syndrome (RLS) typically causes an overwhelming urge to move your legs and an uncomfortable sensation in your legs and sometimes arms, chest and face.

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NHS Choices - Causes of restless legs syndrome

(29/10/2013)

The exact cause of restless legs syndrome (RLS) is unknown, but evidence suggests that it is related to a chemical imbalance in the brain.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing restless legs syndrome

(03/07/2014)

No test is available for diagnosing restless legs syndrome (RLS). A diagnosis is based on your symptoms and medical history.

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NHS Choices - Treating restless legs syndrome

(29/10/2013)

Learn about the various treatments for primary and secondary restless legs syndrome (RLS), including medication and lifestyle changes.

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