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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 Urinary tract infection, children

NHS Choices - Introduction

(23/06/2014)

Urinary tract infections (UTIs) are fairly common, but not usually serious, and can be effectively treated with antibiotics.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of UTIs in children

(23/06/2014)

It can be difficult to tell whether a child has a urinary tract infection (UTI), because the symptoms can be vague and young children cannot easily communicate how they feel.

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NHS Choices - Causes of UTIs in children

(23/06/2014)

Most urinary tract infections (UTIs) in children are caused by bacteria that normally live in the digestive system getting into the urethra.

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NHS Choices - Treating UTIs in children

(23/06/2014)

Most urinary tract infections (UTIs) in children can be effectively treated with antibiotic medication.

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NHS Choices - Preventing UTIs in children

(23/06/2014)

It isn't possible to prevent all childhood urinary tract infections (UTIs), but there are some things you can do to reduce the risk of your child getting one.

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