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1 in 5 young people lose sleep over social media

Posted by on Feb 7, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 1 in 5 young people lose sleep over social media

A recent study of 12 to 15 year olds has shown that 1 in 5 wake at night to access social media, leading to loss of sleep and fatigue in school the next day.  For more information click here.

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Sleep Tips for the over-50s

Posted by on Jan 19, 2017 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Sleep Tips for the over-50s

Are you over 50 and having difficulty sleeping?  Read this guide for tips on having a good night’s sleep.  Click here.

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Acne

Posted by on Apr 21, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Acne

For patients struggling with acne and the effects, both physical and psychological, it is important to realise there is help available.  Your GP can do a lot and if necessary refer you on to a specialist.  For more information click here.

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Under 6 Free GP Care / Over 70 Medical Card

Posted by on Aug 14, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Under 6 Free GP Care / Over 70 Medical Card

All children who attend for the new Under 6 Scheme must have a valid DVC Number/Card – you must register your child online (GPVisit.ie). Over 70s may also register online at GPVisit.ie

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Eating Oily Fish “halves” Rheumatoid Arthritis risk.

Posted by on Aug 19, 2013 in News, Uncategorized | Comments Off on Eating Oily Fish “halves” Rheumatoid Arthritis risk.

Eating oily fish once weekly can half the risk of developing Rheumatoid Arthritis – this is based on a recent Swedish study.  For more information click here.

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EATING A BREAKFAST IS LINKED TO A HEALTHY HEART

Posted by on Jul 25, 2013 in News, Uncategorized | Comments Off on EATING A BREAKFAST IS LINKED TO A HEALTHY HEART

Eating a breakfast can protect against heart attacks.  A recent study at Harvard University found that men over 45 years who skipped breakfast had a greater risk of heart attack.  For more information click here.

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