Archive for February, 2012

Get in the mix: Knowledge, diligence key in preventing drug interactions

The statistics are staggering– and scary. A research team from the University of Chicago found that, out of 175,000 emergency hospital visits made by seniors last year, 33 percent were made due to interactions from commonly prescribed drugs. While the thought is unsettling, consider the facts; one in 25 American seniors (roughly 2.2. million) take [...]