New Survey Finds Drastic Increase In Medication-Related Poisoning In ChildrenAccording to a new survey, 59,000 children end up in emergency rooms each year as a result of medication poisoning.
Hospital Discharge Often Includes Confusing Change In MedicationsIf you are hospitalized and given new medications ask about them and understand them. Mistakes and misunderstandings are not uncommon.
Cost Of Some Generic Medications Goes Way UpGeneric prescription medication used to save shoppers money over named brands, but now that's not always the case.
Saving On Your Prescription Medication
Pfizer, Pharmacy Group Warn On Counterfeit Drugs Pfizer Inc. and a pharmacy standards group are teaming to warn consumers about the risks of counterfeit prescription medicines, which endanger the public and take money from both pharmacies and legitimate drugmakers.
Council Tackles Issue Of Disposing Outdated Prescription MedsCity Council today looks at the vexing issue of how to dispose of outdated prescription drugs. And the lawmakers are expecting to hear from a grieving father, whose teenage son died after ingesting outdated painkillers.