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Medication disposal
on Tue, April 26, 2016
Saturday, April 30, is National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. The event addresses a vital public safety and public health issue, as many Americans are not...
Medication
on Fri, April 11, 2014
A friend recently revealed that she became ill after not following instructions of eating when she took a new medication. It made me remember a conversation I...
acetaminophen
on Tue, February 04, 2014
The Food and Drug Administration is taking steps to make sure people aren’t taking too much acetaminophen, the painkiller and fever-reducer contained in...
medications
on Tue, January 28, 2014
A New Year means an opportunity to clean out and reorganize your medicine cabinet. How many of us purchase over-the-counter medicines such as cough and cold...
Grapefruit
on Wed, January 16, 2013
Here's an interesting health fact I learned over the holidays: Eating grapefruit or drinking grapefruit juice can be extremely dangerous if you are taking...
Disposing of medication
on Thu, September 20, 2012
Medicines play an important role in treating many conditions and diseases, but when they are no longer needed it’s important to dispose of them properly to...
Medication
on Wed, August 29, 2012
The medications prescribed for you are intended to improve your health and your quality of life. To receive the maximum benefit, you need to understand each...
Medicine bottle
on Tue, November 22, 2011
It goes without saying that it’s important to keep medication out of the reach of children. But do you ever stop to think about making sure your medication is...