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How to use a spacer device with your inhaler
How to use a spacer device with your inhaler
Most medications for relieving asthma are very effective when inhaled because the product reaches deep into the lungs directly. However, some people find it difficult to use aerosols or metered-dose inhalers.
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How to use a nebuliser
How to use a nebuliser
Most medications for relieving asthma are very effective when inhaled because the product reaches the bronchi directly. However, it is very important to follow the directions for correct use of the equipment for administering the medication.
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How to recognise the approach of menopause?
 How to recognise the approach of menopause?
Menopause does not develop suddenly. It is preceded by a period of irregular cycles (pre-menopause).
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Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis
Osteoporosis is a disease of the bones which makes the skeleton fragile. Early diagnosis is important as it limits the consequences and in particular the risk of bone fractures.
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Causes of shoulder pain
Causes of shoulder pain
Arthritis of the shoulder is an inflammation of the joint. It causes pain which occurs either at rest, or is provoked by certain movements.
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Tallaght Medical Practice

Main speciality:
General Practice

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Emergency and service numbers

TLC-DOC is a service provided by local GPs, with the support of the HSE, and located in Tallaght Cross west across from Aldi Tallaght Rd, Cookstown, Dublin. Local GPs have formed a cooperative to provide out-of-hours care for their own patients. This service will provide GP appointments for urgent medical conditions on weekday evenings and weekends. 1890 20 22 24 Please do not ring this number before 6.00 pm Monday - Friday, or 10.00 Sat/Sun & Bank Holidays.

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