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Why Cervical Screenings Are So Important

Why Cervical Screenings Are So Important

Cervical screenings, also known in Ireland as smear tests, are important medical tests designed to assess the health of the cervix. Regular cervical screening can help detect abnormal cells in the cervix before they become cancerous. As an approved CervicalCheck GP...

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How To Claim Back Doctor Expenses in Ireland 2024

How To Claim Back Doctor Expenses in Ireland 2024

Did you know that, in Ireland, you can claim back medical expenses like visits to the doctor and related doctor expenses? You can also claim back doctor expenses for any dependents whose medical bills you pay, including children. The system of claiming back doctor...

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How Do I Change GP In Ireland?

How Do I Change GP In Ireland?

Changing GPs in Ireland is a straightforward process. People move to different doctor’s surgeries every day and for various reasons. Some people change GPs when they move to a new area, their GP retires, and even when their family expands. To change GP in Ireland the...

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5 Common Questions about Men’s Health

5 Common Questions about Men’s Health

In Ireland, men are more likely to suffer from ill health than women, but are less likely to seek out medical help. Men in Ireland have a life expectancy five years shorter than their female counterparts, so it is important for men to take control of their health and...

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A guide to travel vaccinations by country and region

A guide to travel vaccinations by country and region

Travelling can be a fantastic adventure. It is a great chance to meet new people and experience new cultures. But it is important to plan carefully for the practical logistics of your trip, in order to stay safe and be able to fully enjoy your holiday. It can be easy...

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When to get an STI test and What to Expect

When to get an STI test and What to Expect

Anyone who is sexually active should be familiar with the STI testing process, yet many people find it an embarrassing topic to talk about. Here at Roxboro Medical Centre our team of medical professionals can help you through this sensitive process calmly and...

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A Guide to Travel Vaccines [Ireland]

A Guide to Travel Vaccines [Ireland]

If you normally live in Ireland, and are going travelling, you should consider whether you need any travel vaccines. For those visiting areas outside of western Europe, north America, and Australia / New Zealand, vaccines may be advisable. Health risks and...

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