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What Are TSA Requirements For Packing Meds In A Pill Case?
Medication management

What Are TSA Requirements For Packing Meds In A Pill Case?

“How much Advil is too much Advil?” & other medication dosage FAQs
Medication management

“How much Advil is too much Advil?” & other medication dosage FAQs

The Myth of the Medicine Cabinet: Crucial Do's and Dont's for Storing Pills
Medication management

The Myth of the Medicine Cabinet: Crucial Do's and Dont's for Storing Pills

15 Empowering Questions to Ask About New Medications
Medication management

15 Empowering Questions to Ask About New Medications

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When medication taking goes awry: the varied causes of medication nonadherence

When medication taking goes awry: the varied causes of medication nonadherence

Medication adherence

Prescription drugs can improve one’s quality and quantity of life – so why do so many patients not take medications as instructed? 

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Pill management systems: Which one is right for you? 

Pill management systems: Which one is right for you? 

Medication management

Sticking to a medication routine is harder than it seems – especially when multiple meds are at play. But medication management isn’t always a question of motivation or willpower – sometimes, patients and caregivers simply lack a pill management system that works for their needs. 

Read on to discover the many different pill management systems available to help you sort, organize, and track your meds and refills.  

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Acing awkward conversations with Mom: a guide to “The Talk”

Acing awkward conversations with Mom: a guide to “The Talk”

Caregiving

My friends tell me one of the hardest things they’ve had to do is bring up “The Talk” with their parents. It’s that difficult conversation no one wants to have.

It may be telling them it’s not safe for them to live alone anymore, they shouldn’t be driving, they need (more) help, or that they need to see a doctor or that your safety concerns about their house. 

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Medication dispensing errors and prevention: how smart automation can help 

Medication dispensing errors and prevention: how smart automation can help 

Medication dispensing

Medication errors claim thousands of lives and affect over seven million people across the United States each year. About one-third of these errors occur when medications are dispensed to patients or loved ones.

Read on to learn how automating the medication dispensing process can help minimize the risk of medication errors, offering relief for overburdened caregivers and healthcare professionals.

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