allergies

All About Allergies

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An allergy is an adverse reaction that the body has to a particular food or substance in the environment. Most substances that cause allergies are not harmful and have no effect on people who are not allergic. Any substance that…

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Hay Fever… The Count is High

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Hay fever is a common allergic condition that affects up to one in five people at some point in their life. Symptoms of hay fever include: sneezing a runny nose itchy eyes The symptoms of hay fever are caused when a…

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acne

Acne – What Can You Do?

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Acne is a common skin condition that affects most people at some point. It causes spots to develop on the skin, usually on the face, back and chest. The spots can range from surface blackheads and whiteheads – which are often mild…

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heart-burn

Do you suffer with Heartburn?

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Gastro-oesophageal reflux disease (GORD) is a common condition where stomach acid leaks out of the stomach and into the oesophagus (gullet). The oesophagus is a long tube of muscle than runs from the mouth to the stomach. Common symptoms of…

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Welcome to St. Gabriel’s Pharmacy Website

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Welcome to the new website for St. Gabriel’s Pharmacy, Clontarf. My name is Dermot Whooley, and I have been owner and proprietor of St.Gabriel’s pharmacy for the past 10 years. Along with my friendly and dedicated staff, we aim to…

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The Changing Role of Pharmacy

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I came across this article in the Irish Times written by Michelle McDonagh on the expanding role of pharmacists and I thought it would be a very good read for our customers and followers. The role of your community pharmacist…

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