Entries by Karen O'Neill

Supervised Methadone Service

Many of our pharmacists are trained and skilled to provide this specialist service to customers. Find your local Haven Pharmacy for more details on the services that they offer *Selected Pharmacies

Blister Packing

Blister packaging-prescriptions are heat sealed between a cardboard backing and a plastic bubble sheet. They can divide up your medication by day or time of day. Find your local Haven Pharmacy for more details on the services that they offer *Selected Pharmacies

Needle Exchange

Some Haven pharmacies offer a needle-exchange programme service. This service enables injecting drug users to obtain hypodermic needles and associated paraphernalia. Find your local Haven Pharmacy for more details on the services that they offer *Selected Pharmacies

One Man’s Story: How Self-Care Can Save a Life

The Dungarvan Leader covered an important story in their latest issue that we feel is important to share. While the members of Dungarvan Men’s Shed were chatting last week, the men were discussing the importance of health monitoring and sharing their own experiences. One member spoke about the Irish Men’s Shed Health Event that he […]

Haven Pharmacy Raise over €17,400 for Temple Street Children’s Hospital

Haven Pharmacy are honoured to announce that have collectively raised a COLOSSAL €17,408.00 for  Temple Street Children’s Hospital Foundation through their participation in ‘The Great Irish Bake’. Haven Pharmacy would like to sincerely thank every single person who contributed to this fantastic fundraiser. They were overwhelmed with the generosity of all who took part. A special word […]

Care in the Community – Men’s Sheds

In March 2017 Indepharm & Haven Pharmacy announced their multi-year charity partnership with the Irish Men’s Sheds Association. The Irish Men’s Sheds Association is a registered charity focused on supporting a grassroots network of sheds, workshops and meeting places for men of all ages. There are over 400 sheds with over 10,000 members in 150 […]

A Job ‘Wool’ Done…

On Thursday 15th March, Haven Pharmacy and the Beaumont Hospital Foundation came together to thank everyone who got involved in last year’s Christmas ‘Knitivity’ campaign and to announce the total amount of money raised through Haven Pharmacy’s participation. The Campaign This campaign called on people from all over Ireland to knit or crochet a Christmas […]

Doing Exams? Feeling Stressed? … We’ve Got You Covered

Exam time can be really difficult on students. Watch our Lovely Support Pharmacist in Haven Pharmacy Scannell’s & Riverview – Bandon, Suzanne Goggin give real, relatable advice for anyone who may be suffering with exam stress. Remember Haven Pharmacy are here to help, our doors are always open for a chat about how you are feeling. […]

What is Osteoporosis?

Osteoporosis occurs when more bone is naturally lost than replaced. This results in bones becoming more fragile and therefore breaks more easily. Osteoporosis is when bones are more porous and it affects 1 in 5 men and 1 in 2 women. Signs & Symptoms Often there are no signs or symptoms prior to a person […]