Health as We Age: Newborns and Infants

As we age, our health needs change. Getting older brings with it new health concerns and medication needs. The definition of “healthy” looks a lot different for a newborn baby than it does for a middle-aged adult. In our new series, “Health as We Age,” we’ll take a look at how health costs and concerns change as we transition into each new stage of life.More...

Why You Should Participate in National Prescription Drug Take Back Day

When you’re prescribed medications, it’s important to take them for as long as your physician recommends and in the correct dosage. People commonly make the mistake of stopping treatment early, especially with antibiotics, because they start to feel better before they’ve taken all of the medication. Stopping a medication treatment early can lessen its effects and allow your condition to worsen.  For this reason, you should always have a discussion with your physician before you stop taking a medication you have been prescribed.More...