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Laura Ries was moved to action when she saw a TV commercial portraying a woman happily sharing time with her grandchildren after taking Lyrica, a prescription medication, for diabetic nerve pain of which her elderly mother suffers. 1,002 more words

more thoughts on our govt and big pharma

I wish I was more well-read so I could forsee all possible outcomes of instituting policy, because I don’t think a law that says that a person who’s purchased medication can’t give it to someone else who needs it is a morally just law. 82 more words

Lancaster man facing charges after he may have sexually assaulted girl while under the influence of prescription medication

LANCASTER COUNTY, Pa.– A Lancaster man is facing charges after allegedly sexually assaulting a 9-year-old girl and telling police there was a “possibility” the incidents occurred but that he would have been under the influence of medication. 157 more words


Questions to Ask Your Doctor When You are Prescribed Medication.

15 Questions to Ask When Your Doctor Prescribes a Drug

As you probably know by now, I am a huge proponent of becoming an active participant in your healthcare. 249 more words

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School. School, school, school.

Have you ever written a word or said it multiple times and thought, “wow that’s a weird word.” That’s just what happened to me while I wrote this title- school. 791 more words


When Sunshine & Medications Are A Bad Mix

By Dr. Dave Hnida

DENVER (CBS4)– You might think it takes several hours of sun exposure for a ticket to sunburn, but if you’re on certain medications, only a few minutes of sunlight can fry your skin to the land of redness, pain, and blisters. 442 more words