PATIENT STORY

‘Smoking isn’t worth it’

Tobacco cessation class helps a hospice nurse kick cigarettes for good after 35 years.

August 30, 2017 4

U.S. kids overdosing on dietary supplements

Children under age 6 are often the most affected.

August 6, 2017 0

Meds and grapefruit don’t always mix

This could be a dangerous combination, depending on the drug.

July 29, 2017 0

Moving toward a better blood pressure pill

Combining low doses of multiple drugs might work for some.

June 17, 2017 0

Spring-clean your medicine cabinet to safeguard your kids

Tips for proper storage and disposal to help prevent accidental poisonings.

March 26, 2017 0

Potential reversal of type 2 diabetes?

Up to 40 percent experienced temporary remission.

March 19, 2017 1

Which diet drugs work?

A study of five prescription medications shows they all work—but some are better than others.

November 6, 2016 0

Among wealthy nations, U.S. lags in life expectancy

Drug abuse, diabetes, high blood pressure, guns, smoking and alcohol all contribute to America's poor health.

October 13, 2016 0
PATIENT STORY

Program bolsters Rx safety, savings

Medication therapy management can give patients an added layer of assurance when they're taking multiple prescription drugs.

August 25, 2016 0

Updated heart failure treatment guidelines issued

Two new drugs added to list of recommended therapies.

May 30, 2016 0

Antibiotics 101

A brief history and a primer on why they're so important.

May 24, 2016 0

Like a glass of wine? Sure… but it may not lengthen life

Despite numerous studies that have shown benefits of moderate alcohol consumption, the latest research says longevity can't be tied to it.

March 28, 2016 1