Acne Vulgaris is a common skin disease that develop in the pores around hair follicles and oil producing glands. If mainly occurs in adolescence, affecting approximately 80% of teenagers but can also affect people in their 20’s and 30’s. What Causes Acne? Acne results from blockages in the hair follicles caused by too much sebum […]
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Getting your flu vaccine, is now more convenient than ever before. Ever chat with your friends about the flu vaccine? Do you all get it? If not, why? Last year, the Health Service Executive issued a statement indicating that uptake on the vaccine was “nowhere near” where it ought to be. Why do you think […]
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 […]
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 […]
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. […]
This test is quick and painless. Our expert pharmacist will test your bloods and advise you of the most appropriate next steps based on your results. Find your local Haven Pharmacy for more details on the services that they offer *Selected Pharmacies
Many Haven Pharmacies offer a home delivery service to people in the local area who are in need of such a service. Find your local Haven Pharmacy for the full list of services they have on offer *Selected Pharmacies
Regular monitoring of your blood pressure is extremely important – particularly if you are prone to high blood pressure. For more information about the importance of monitoring your blood pressure, check out our blog. Our pharmacists will help you to monitor your blood pressure by doing several checks over a period of time to get […]
Our pharmacists carry out a number of tests and measurements including a blood glucose check to carry out their diabetes screen. If anything arises, you’ll be in expert hands and are guaranteed the best advice. Find your local Haven Pharmacy for more details on the services that they offer *Selected Pharmacies
Our pharmacists are happy to provide a service to our customers where we can measure and help them manage their weight. We can provide nutrition information and tips, and take regular weigh-ins. Find your local Haven Pharmacy for more details on the services that they offer *Selected Pharmacies