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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 Scarlet fever

NHS Choices - Introduction

(17/04/2015)

Scarlet fever is a seasonal bacterial illness that mainly affects children. It results in a distinctive pink-red rash developing.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of scarlet fever

(17/04/2015)

Symptoms of scarlet fever usually take two to five days to appear after infection.

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NHS Choices - Treating scarlet fever

(17/04/2015)

Although most cases of scarlet fever disappear in about a week without treatment, treatment is recommended.

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NHS Choices - Complications of scarlet fever

(17/04/2015)

Most cases of scarlet fever cause no complications, particularly if the condition is properly treated.

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