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Posted On September 8, 2017 / By / Posted in Women's Health News

The HPV Vaccine Programme-an essential & safe healthcare intervention

The HPV vaccine programme is in place to help prevent women from developing cervical cancer, and men and women from developing cancers of the head and neck. We are all aware of

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Posted On August 28, 2017 / By / Posted in General Practice News

Getting your prescription renewed

We will be changing the way we renew prescriptions for our patients from September 1st 2017. We are doing this in an effort to make it safer to renew your prescription and easier

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Posted On August 21, 2017 / By / Posted in Men's Health

Men’s Health

We know that women attend their GP more than men do. Whilst an obvious explanation for this could be that due to pregnancies and contraception as well as cervical screening women have

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Posted On July 25, 2017 / By / Posted in General Updates

Skin Cancers

In the clinic we regularly see moles that patients bring to our attention as well as plenty that we spot incidentally over the course of a physical examination. Often a patient may

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Posted On July 14, 2017 / By / Posted in Women's Health News

Contraceptive Options

We see lots of people every month wondering about their options when it comes to contraception. Happily there are lots of methods out there and couples will largely find one that suits

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Posted On July 4, 2017 / By / Posted in General Updates

Free Services

Many patients may not be aware of the free services that are available to them. We are including some of these here so please have a look for yourself as you may be

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Posted On June 27, 2017 / By / Posted in General Updates

Hayfever-not to be sniffed at!

If you suffer from hay fever, you will of course know that we are slap bang in the middle of hay fever season! The medical term for this is seasonal rhinitis and we

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Posted On June 20, 2017 / By / Posted in Latest Health News

Preventing sunburn and tips for aftersun care!

Cloudless skies, brilliant sunshine and busy beaches can be rare in Ireland so when the sun is out, it is only normal that we want to get the full benefit from it!

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Posted On June 5, 2017 / By / Posted in Travel Health

Travel Tips

Many people are getting ready for their holidays around this time of year, from Morocco to the Maldives and Spain to Sri Lanka. We’ve put together a few travel tips for you

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Posted On May 26, 2017 / By / Posted in Sports Medicine

Concussion and Head Injury

Rewind ten years and ask anybody about concussion and they would probably have had a reasonable awareness of the condition. In recent times, thanks to high profile campaigns, a movie starring Will Smith,  and

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