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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 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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