Know the Difference

Good news! Spring has arrived and typically brings warmer temperatures, longer days, and the start of something miserable for many Americans: allergy season. With everyone already on edge about COVID-19, those with seasonal allergies may have a tougher time distinguishing allergy symptoms from a possible virus infection. Covid-19 Symptoms: • Fever • Cough • Tiredness […]

Polypharmacy – Multiple Medicines

As healthcare develops remedies for every ailment and as life expectancy lengthens, one new byproduct for the modern senior is polypharmacy. Polypharmacy is when a person regularly takes 5 or more medications. What are the risks? • Higher risk of adverse drug effects • Difficult to discover which drug is causing adverse effects • Places […]