Although you may hear about the dangers of vitamins and herbs, prescription medications have their fair share of adverse reactions and medication safety issues. This is important because about 25 percent of all new drugs are biologicals, and with nearly 25 percent of all biologic drugs experiencing at least one safety-related issue,Read More →

Medication labels are supposed to be easy to read and understand. Yet, a survey¬†published in the Annals of Internal Medicine found many patients routinely misunderstand prescription labels when taking medications.¬†Investigators who conducted the study “demonstrated¬†a high rate of misunderstanding instructions on prescription labels for 5 common medications. Although the highestRead More →