Vitamin D

Vitamin D Making sure we get enough Vitamin D is essential for bone health, particularly in older adults.  We can get it from our diet… Read More

How Rare is Rare?

How Rare is Rare? There is a lot of discussion at the moment about the potential side effects of vaccines.  We take a look at… Read More

High Blood Pressure

Blood Pressure Blood Pressure (BP) is a measure of how powerfully blood pushes against the walls of your arteries as it is pumped around the… Read More

Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Measures

Covid-19 (Coronavirus) Measures The staff of Fortune’s Pharmacy are committed to doing everything we possibly can during this difficult time.  We have introduced  a number… Read More

Wuhan Coronavirus

Wuhan Coronavirus There is widespread media coverage at the moment of an illness caused by a virus being referred to as Wuhan coronavirus.  Here is… Read More


Heartburn Heartburn is the name given to a burning or painful sensation felt in the upper chest, most often occurring after eating food. It is… Read More

Holiday Essentials

Holiday Essentials Summer is in full swing and, unfortunately, the South East is not its usual sunny self.  It’s not surprising that so many are… Read More

Inhaler Technique

Inhaler Technique Fortune’s Pharmacy is participating in a National Campaign organised by the Irish Pharmacy Union (IPU) and the Asthma Society of Ireland… Read More

Focus on Glaucoma

  Focus on Glaucoma Glaucoma is a medical condition that affects the eye.  It affects the optic nerve and can lead to reduced vision or… Read More