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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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Ask a Pharmacist – Colm Kennelly

Life Pharmacy’s Managing Pharmacist Colm Kennelly explains all about seasonal flu and how the flu vaccine works – featured in the Irish Independent’s ‘Mother & babies’ supplement 3 October 2018. This month sees the start of the annual Flu Vaccine campaign and Pharmacists all over the country will be providing the vaccine to patients – many of us... Read more >

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Articles in Teeth grinding

NHS Choices - Introduction

(06/10/2014)

Bruxism is the medical term for the habit of grinding the teeth and clenching the jaw.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of teeth grinding

(06/10/2014)

Teeth grinding (bruxism) can cause different symptoms including facial pain, headaches and worn-down teeth.

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NHS Choices - Causes of teeth grinding

(06/10/2014)

The causes of teeth grinding (bruxism) are not always known, but it is usually linked to other factors, such as stress and anxiety or sleep problems.

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NHS Choices - Treating teeth grinding

(06/10/2014)

Although there are a number of possible treatments for teeth grinding (bruxism), only a few have been shown to be effective.

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