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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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World Diabetes Day – Symptoms, Causes & Treatments

November 14th is World Diabetes Day, which aims to draw attention to the condition that is becoming increasingly prevalent in both young and old generations. To support this cause, selected Life Pharmacies are offering FREE Diabetes Care & Blood Glucose Screening to Life Loyalty customers when they swipe their loyalty cards from November 14th to 21st. What is Diabetes?... Read more >

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Men’s Health – Ask a Pharmacist with Vincent Dempsey

Life Pharmacy’s Vincent Dempsey tackles some commonly asked questions about men’s health – featured in the Irish Independent’s ‘Mother & babies’ supplement 7 November 2018. Movember is upon us once again, which signals the time to put down your razor. But what most people see as a great excuse not to shave is actually a really important movement... 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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