Jan 9, 2012
The Charlotte Observer
Allergy to meat could be deadly
Joe and Terry Graedon are authors of The People's Pharmacy book and host an award-winning health talk show on public radio.
Error-Prone Features of Catapres-TTS
Nurses and pharmacists have reported that Catapres-TTS patches present problems, especially if the dose of a drug delivered via patch is changed or the patient requires multiple patches, because the manufacturer, Boehringer Ingelheim, does not print the name or strength of the drug on the patch itself.
Medication and risk factors for heat rash
Heat rash known as prickly heat and miliaria is a condition that has been associated with babies who are bundled up too tightly and become overheated.
ADVANCE for Nurse Practitioners
Smoking Cessation Pharmacotherapy
Tobacco use is the second major cause of death in the world and the leading cause of preventable death.1 Since 1964, 29 reports by the U.S. surgeon general have concluded that tobacco use is the single most avoidable cause of disease, disability and death.2 Today, published clinical guidelines state that every patient who uses tobacco should be ...