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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 Sinusitis

NHS Choices - Introduction

(11/03/2015)

Sinusitis is inflammation of the lining of the sinuses, caused by a viral or bacterial infection.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of sinusitis

(18/10/2013)

The initial symptoms of a sinus infection are green or yellow mucus from the nose and severe facial pain around the cheeks, eyes or forehead.

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NHS Choices - Causes of sinusitis

(18/10/2013)

Sinusitis is often caused by a viral infection, but there are also a number of other ways that your sinuses can become blocked and inflamed.

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NHS Choices - Treating sinusitis

(18/10/2013)

Around two thirds of people who get sinusitis don't need to see their GP. Most cases are due to a viral infection that often clears up on its own.

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NHS Choices - Complications of sinusitis

(14/10/2011)

Complications of sinusitis are more common in children than in adults. If your child has had sinusitis and has swelling around the cheekbone or eyelid, it may

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing sinusitis

(14/10/2011)

Your GP can usually diagnose sinusitis from your symptoms. It is nearly always caused by a viral infection, such as the common cold or flu, and is diagnosed

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