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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 Shoulder pain

NHS Choices - Introduction

(24/11/2014)

Shoulder pain is a symptom rather than a condition in itself. Shoulder disorders are the most common causes of shoulder pain.

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NHS Choices - Causes of shoulder pain

(24/11/2014)

Shoulder pain can be caused by a number of conditions, including frozen shoulder, rotator cuff disorders, shoulder instability and acromioclavicular joint disorders.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing shoulder pain

(24/11/2014)

Your GP may be able to diagnose the cause of your shoulder pain by first discussing your symptoms with you and examining your shoulder.

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NHS Choices - Treating shoulder pain

(24/11/2014)

There are several types of treatment for shoulder pain, depending on the cause of your pain and your symptoms.

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