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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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Let’s talk about Type 2 Diabetes with pharmacist Jane Brennan

Did you know that there are more than 1 million people in Ireland at risk of, or who have diabetes? Type 2 diabetes is where the body either doesn’t produce enough insulin, or is unable to fully use the insulin it produces. This results in too much glucose in the blood, which can have serious... Read more >

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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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Articles in Undescended testicles

NHS Choices - Introduction

(02/04/2014)

Undescended testicles are a common childhood condition where a boy is born without one or both testicles in their scrotum.

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NHS Choices - Causes of undescended testicles

(28/01/2014)

It's not known exactly what causes undescended testicles, but they are thought to occur if something disrupts the normal development of the testicles.

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NHS Choices - Diagnosing undescended testicles

(28/01/2014)

Undescended testicles are usually diagnosed soon after the baby is born or during a routine check-up when they are 6-8 weeks old.

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NHS Choices - Treating undescended testicles

(28/01/2014)

Undescended testicles will usually move down into the scrotum naturally by the time your child is 3-6 months old.

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NHS Choices - 'He was bouncing around the day after the operation'

(03/04/2014)

When he was two years old, James Addison had two operations for undescended testicles, says his mother, Laura.

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