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Are You SunSmart?

We ask Jane Brennan from Brennan’s Life Pharmacy Donabate how to make the most of great sunny summer days whilst protecting our skin from harmful rays. Jane says “The Irish Cancer Society SunSmart program has great guidelines to keep us safe. See below for some useful tips and advice” Ways to protect your skin: Shade... Read more >

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Pollen Highs & Watery Eyes

Pollen Highs & Watery Eyes… Talk to Jane Brennan, your Hay Fever Expert in Donabate Are your eyes itchy, red or watery? Is your throat scratchy? Are you sneezing? Do you have itchy ears, nose or mouth? Do you have a blocked or runny nose? Do you wake up feeling exhausted? Hay fever can cause... Read more >

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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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Articles in Tuberculosis (TB)

NHS Choices - Introduction

(28/01/2015)

Tuberculosis (TB) is a curable bacterial infection spread by inhaling tiny droplets from the coughs or sneezes of an infected person.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of tuberculosis

(19/01/2015)

The symptoms of tuberculosis (TB) depend on where the infection occurs.

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NHS Choices - Causes of tuberculosis

(19/01/2015)

Tuberculosis (TB) is caused by a type of bacterium called Mycobacterium tuberculosis.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing tuberculosis

(19/01/2015)

Several tests are used to diagnose tuberculosis (TB), depending on the type of TB that is suspected.

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