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Posted On June 21, 2018 / By / Posted in Children's Health

Chickenpox

Fevers, pain, widespread vesicular rash, tears and missed days from creche…….there must be Chickenpox doing the rounds! We have seen a number of cases of Chickenpox recently and whilst this common condition

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Posted On May 10, 2018 / By / Posted in General Updates

Insomnia

We regularly see patients who are having issues sleeping and it can be intensely frustrating and upsetting if you are having difficulty getting off to sleep (insomnia). Sleep is complex thing and

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Posted On April 3, 2018 / By / Posted in General Practice News

An update on the new Data Protection laws (GDPR)

As you may or may not be aware, changes are afoot in relation to how your personal data is stored, accessed, shared and processed. The law governing this comes from the European Union

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Posted On February 16, 2018 / By / Posted in Uncategorized

Update on Dementia

We regularly see people in the surgery who are concerned about memory loss and whether this is a sign that they are developing dementia. Many people call dementia ‘Alzheimers’ and this is

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Posted On January 23, 2018 / By / Posted in Women's Health News

The Cervical Screening Programme in Ireland

The cervical screening programme is a free screening programme that is available to all women resident in Ireland who are over the age of 25 and under 60. There is a huge

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Posted On January 2, 2018 / By / Posted in General Updates

5 Ways to get Healthier in 2018

The new year often brings optimism for those who wish to make lifestyle changes. These changes don’t necessarily have to be costly or (too!) painful and with a bit of creativity you can

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Posted On December 7, 2017 / By / Posted in General Practice News

Portmarnock GP Clinic Christmas Update

Christmas Opening Hours     Christmas is nearly upon us and we have had a number of enquiries about what days we will be open to see our patients over the Christmas

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Posted On November 15, 2017 / By / Posted in General Updates

What you need to know about accessing the Maternity & Infant Care Scheme

The Maternity & Infant Care Scheme If you are pregnant or thinking about getting pregnant it can be a busy, enjoyable and occasionally stressful time! We strongly encourage those who may be

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Posted On October 22, 2017 / By / Posted in Uncategorized

Hand, foot & mouth disease

Hand, foot and mouth disease (HFMD) is a common and usually benign infection (in most cases!!). Many parents will be very familiar with it and we commonly see cases of HFMD in our

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Posted On October 10, 2017 / By / Posted in General Updates

Treating Acne

Acne is a common and usually treatable condition that we see in our surgery regularly. Understandably it is a huge cause of distress for some patients and it is always worth talking

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