Using Medications Safely

Safety

Tips for getting the best and safest use out of your medications.

Sun, Fun, Medications, and Protection

Considering summer is coming up and you may spend more time outside, the purpose of this topic is to ... Continue reading

Safe Disposal of Medications and Sharps

Proper drug disposal is key to preventing prescription misuse and abuse. Visit the Drug Enforcement Agency ... Continue reading

Vitamin D: What Is It For? How Is It Used? What To Expect?

WHAT IS VITAMIN D TAKEN FOR? Vitamin D is an important nutrient that serves a variety of functions throughout ... Continue reading

Contraceptives: What Are They For? How Are They Used? What To Expect?

WHAT ARE CONTRACEPTIVES TAKEN FOR? Hormonal contraceptives such as the pill, patch, and vaginal ring ... Continue reading

Antibiotics: What Are They For? How Are They Used? What To Expect?

WHAT ARE ANTIBIOTICS TAKEN FOR? Antibiotics kill bacteria, not viruses and should be used only for ... Continue reading

Antidepressants: What Are They For? How Are They Used? What To Expect?

WHAT ARE ANTIDEPRESSANTS TAKEN FOR? Antidepressants can restore your mood, energy, sleep and other ... Continue reading

ADHD Medications: What Are They For? How Are They Used? What To Expect?

WHAT ARE ADHD MEDICATIONS TAKEN FOR?  The most important outcome for an adult with ADHD is ... Continue reading

#GetTheFluVaccine

Every year, the flu spreads across college campuses nationwide. Close living quarters, shared restrooms, ... Continue reading

The Truth About Herbal Medications and Dietary Supplements

An herb is a plant or plant part used for its scent, flavor, or therapeutic properties. Herbal medicines ... Continue reading