Entries by Karen O'Neill

Stroke – Would You Know What to Do?

The sooner a person receives treatment for a stroke, the less damage is likely to happen. Always err on the side of caution and seek emergency medical advice if you suspect that you or someone you know might be having a stroke.   What Causes a Stroke? A stroke occurs when a blood vessel, which […]

Haven Pharmacy Lannens in Carrick-on-Suir are Hiring!

Haven Pharmacy Lannens in Carrick-on-Suir in County Tipperary are looking for a Support Pharmacist! This is an exciting role in a relaxed and friendly pharmacy with a lot of back-up. 2 days a week (extremely flexible) 9am to 6pm Registered Pharmacist with 2+years desirable This position comes with free parking. If this sounds like the […]

Self Care – taking charge of your health

An exciting societal shift is taking place in relation to how we look after our health and well-being. Increasingly, we have people coming into our pharmacies to seek advice about minor ailments and treatment options from our healthcare experts. This year saw the launch of the #SelfCare initiative organised by the Irish Pharmacy Union (IPU) […]

Baby Care – Looking After Your Little Ones

Ever feel like there are just so many things to look out for with a new baby that you don’t know where to start? It can be really overwhelming. Firstly, you’re doing a great job! So don’t worry and be kind to yourself. Secondly, our expert pharmacists have gone to the trouble of listing out […]

Blood Pressure – what you need to know

Blood pressure refers to the amount of work that our heart has to do to pump blood around the body. It measures how strongly blood presses against the walls of your arteries (large blood vessels) during this process. If this pressure is too high it puts a strain on your arteries and your heart, which […]

Smoking Cessation Consultation

Quitting smoking is the single best decision you can make for your health. There are a range of very effective over the counter remedies available from your Haven pharmacy to help stop smoking. One of our trained advisers will start you on a plan TODAY. For more information on smoking cessation, check out our blog. […]