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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 Warts and verrucas

NHS Choices - Introduction

(18/09/2014)

Warts are small non-cancerous lumps. They often develop on the skin of the hands and feet.

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NHS Choices - Symptoms of warts and verrucas

(18/09/2014)

Warts are not usually painful, but some types, such as verrucas, may hurt. They can occasionally itch or bleed.

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NHS Choices - Causes of warts and verrucas

(18/09/2014)

Warts are caused by certain strains of the human papilloma virus. The virus is present in the skin cells of a wart.

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NHS Choices - Treating warts and verrucas

(18/09/2014)

Warts usually clear up without treatment. However, it can sometimes take up to two years for the HPV virus to leave your system and for warts to disappear.

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