Articles for Tag: "medication"

Old medications could put your family—and the environment—at risk  Featured
Old medications could put your family—and the environment—at risk
What you should do with that leftover medication in your home.
Does your blood pressure drop before bedtime? 
Does your blood pressure drop before bedtime?
This is what a recent study says about how that could affect when you take medicine.
Medicine safety tips you should know 
Medicine safety tips you should know
These 6 directions are simple to follow and important to remember.
Your medication could cause weight gain, and your doctor may not be thinking about it 
Your medication could cause weight gain, and your doctor may not be thinking about it
If you’re on a weight loss journey, here’s why you should let your physician know.
Could a simple pill fight cancer? 
Could a simple pill fight cancer?
Might a tablet a day keep the doctor away?
Study: 4 out of 5 parents making dosing errors  Featured
Study: 4 out of 5 parents making dosing errors
A startling number of parents measure medication incorrectly. And many errors are twice the recommended amount.
Are you overdosing your kids? 
Are you overdosing your kids?
New research finds a startling number of parents measure liquid medication doses incorrectly. And many of the mistakes involve twice the recommended amount.