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7 Natural Remedies to Relieve Anxiety

February 23, 2017
7 Natural Remedies to Relieve Anxiety

You don’t have to reach for medication to find relief from anxiety. Find out what natural treatments can help you, without the side effects of drugs.

Minimizing Side Effects That Send Seniors to the ER

February 20, 2017
Minimizing Side Effects That Send Seniors to the ER

Some drug classes are more likely to have side effects that send seniors to the ER. Coordinated care with doctors and pharmacists is one way to avoid this.

6 Foods & Drinks that Can Boost or Bust Libido

February 12, 2017
6 Foods & Drinks that Can Boost or Bust Libido

Chocolate is synonymous with Valentine’s Day, but does it help spice things up romantically? What food and drinks improve libido and which do the opposite?

3 Drug Classes That Send More Seniors to the ER

February 9, 2017
3 Drug Classes That Send More Seniors to the ER

Side effects of drugs, many of them part of a daily regimen for older adults, are landing more seniors in the ER today compared to before.

What You Should Know Before Taking Psoriasis Drugs

February 2, 2017
What You Should Know Before Taking Psoriasis Drugs

If you suffer from psoriasis, you’ve likely seen the deluge of TV commercials advertising some of the newest drugs. But are they the best treatment for you?

4 Common Hair Loss Treatments and Their Side Effects

January 26, 2017
4 Common Hair Loss Treatments and Their Side Effects

As with many kinds of loss, losing one’s hair can cause a lot of grief. Though the sight of shedding or thinning hair can understandably send people scrambling for a solution, only a handful have proven to be effective. The condition may also be a sign of a bigger problem Continue Reading →

Do Weight Loss Drugs and Supplements Really Work?

December 22, 2016
Do Weight Loss Drugs and Supplements Really Work?

You’ve likely read or heard of drugs and supplements that purport to help you lose weight. But do any of them actually do what they claim to?