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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 Tinnitus

NHS Choices - Introduction

(14/10/2013)

Tinnitus is a term that describes any sound that a person can hear that comes from inside the body rather than from an outside source.

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NHS Choices - The different sounds of tinnitus

(03/06/2014)

Tinnitus affects people in different ways. Some are only mildly affected, in others it may be severe.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing tinnitus

(09/10/2013)

It's very important that you see your GP if you have a problem with your hearing, such as hearing ringing or buzzing sounds.

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NHS Choices - Treating tinnitus

(09/10/2013)

If your tinnitus is caused by an underlying health condition, treating the condition will help stop or reduce the sounds that you can hear.

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NHS Choices - "I always thought the noises I heard were normal"

(09/10/2013)

Paul Burrows, 45, has had tinnitus for as long as he can remember. He tells us what it’s like living with it.

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