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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 Snoring

NHS Choices - Introduction

(26/05/2015)

Snoring occurs when a person makes a snorting or rattling noise when they breathe during sleep.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of snoring

(29/12/2014)

Snoring is when you make a noticeable sound when you breathe in during sleep.

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NHS Choices - Causes of snoring

(29/12/2014)

Snoring is caused by the vibration of the soft tissue in your head and neck as you breathe in.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing snoring

(29/12/2014)

You may want to see your GP if you snore regularly.

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NHS Choices - Treating snoring

(29/12/2014)

It is sometimes possible to treat snoring with lifestyle changes, but further treatment is also available if these don't help.

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NHS Choices - 'My snoring wakes me up'

(29/12/2014)

Stephanie Chewter says her snoring is so loud she wakes up herself, her partner and their two children. She knows if she loses weight it will help.

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