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CBD Here, There, Everywhere! CBD and Women's Health
Medication Safety

CBD Here, There, Everywhere! CBD and Women's Health

Products with CBD (cannabidiol) are being widely sold, but there are unknown risks to the health of women, breast-feeding infants, or a developing fetus.

What to Do If You Question the Safety of Your Prescription Medication
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What to Do If You Question the Safety of Your Prescription Medication

What should you do if you've been prescribed medication and become worried by its side-effect warnings?

Hidden Drugs And Danger Lurk In Over-The-Counter Supplements, Study Finds
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Hidden Drugs And Danger Lurk In Over-The-Counter Supplements, Study Finds

Over the counter drugs and supplements may contain dangerous toxins or unapproved drug ingredients, so people who take them may be risking serious health problems.

Here's the Best Way to Get Rid of Medication You No Longer Need
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Here's the Best Way to Get Rid of Medication You No Longer Need

When considering where to dispose of your prescription drugs, the first place to check is your local pharmacy.

Can You Trust Your Online Pharmacy?
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Can You Trust Your Online Pharmacy?

Buying medications online can be risky. Here’s how to make sure your prescription drugs are safe.

Congress: Keep the REMS Safety Program Intact
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Congress: Keep the REMS Safety Program Intact

Congress should pause and not pass the current CREATES legislation now under consideration. Phyllis Greenberger unravels the complexities behind this important patient safety debate.

Health Insurers Want You To Try Cheaper Drugs First, but That Can Hurt You
Medication Safety

Health Insurers Want You To Try Cheaper Drugs First, but That Can Hurt You

Insurance companies sometimes try to cut costs by substituting less expensive drugs for a specific drug prescription. That's raising problems in many cases, and actually causing harm.

Marijuana is a Lot More Than Just THC—a Pharmacologist Looks at the Untapped Healing Compounds
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Marijuana is a Lot More Than Just THC—a Pharmacologist Looks at the Untapped Healing Compounds

Medical marijuana is generating greater attention as more states legalize its use. However, there are many different active chemical compounds in the different strains of the cannabis plant.

New Poll Shows Women Interested in Medication Quality, Cost of Health Care, and Issues in International Trade
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New Poll Shows Women Interested in Medication Quality, Cost of Health Care, and Issues in International Trade

A new poll shows that women voters are concerned about PBMs driving up health care costs for women and families - and are also concerned about the quality of medicines made outside the U.S., and other countries stealing US companies’ intellectual property