Prescription Drug Addiction in 2020

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Drug addiction does not always involve illegal drugs such as heroin or cocaine. It can also involve prescription drugs. Prescription drug addiction is dangerous because of how easy it can be to access certain prescription drugs. Addiction levels have been increasing over the past few years, and in this article we would like to shed some light on the dangers of drug addiction. According to a report, misuse of opioids … Read More →

New Year, New You?

  It is the start of the New Year, and now is a great time to take a good look at yourself and make positive changes.   The holidays are over and the winter time blues may have set in.  Why not take the extra time you have to implement some positive changes in your health?  It’s best to set small, attainable goals, once you achieve them you can move on … Read More →

How to Keep Medications Safe During Holiday Travel

During travel, many factors may damage your medications like moisture, light, air, and heat. The vulnerability of treatment to inappropriate situations may make them ineffective and even damage if ingested. Medication storage is critical and should be done very carefully so that your medicines are safe and secure. Easy Medication Storage Tips Every medication features its own suggested storage conditions from cool to hot. Thus, it is advisable to check with … Read More →

Tips for Keeping Medications Safe from Children and Pets

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As babies start to grow, they start to become curious. They will explore the home, and there will no limit on how much they will want to explore. They might want to open the medicine cabinet when you are not around, which is very dangerous. This means you will need to ensure the medication storage is the first area that is secured first. Pets can also get curious and try … Read More →

Tips for Medication Storage As You Travel This Summer

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If you have any more travel plans for the summer, it is important that you follow the tips below in order to safely transport your medications. You may be cramming all your essentials, and there are chances of medicines going waste. It may then be very difficult to search for refills where you are traveling. Make sure to check all the countries and their restrictions on certain medicines. If you follow … Read More →

Tips for Summer Medication Storage and Transportation

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Summer is knocking the door, and the mercury levels are set to rise with the climatic change. In this season, we need to take extra care over medications in order to preserve them. Medicines, both prescribed and un-prescribed require watchful eyes and proper storage in order to retain effectiveness. These tips are applicable for medication storage as well transportation. Medication storage needs to be controlled at a temperature, which usually … Read More →

Tips for Medication Storage for College Freshmen

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College is the time for students to experience life on their own. However, the responsibilities that their parents were taking care of falls in their hands. The children who have to take the prescribed medications now this also becomes their responsibility. Parents need to ensure that while helping their children with packing they must provide them full knowledge on taking their medicine. Parents can examine whether their child is strict … Read More →

How to Prepare for Spring Allergies in 2019

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Spring is coming and almost everyone in the area is eager to get rid of their winter coats and go outdoors to enjoy a picnic, gardening or walks in the park. You, on the other hand, fear the arrival of the season that causes itchy eyes, sneezing, and congestion. The following tips below will help you enjoy this Spring season. Buy Air Filters for Fans Fan air filters help eliminate … Read More →

How to Keep Medications Safe from Pets

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The Animal Poison Control Center receives more than 180,000 phone calls each year about pets that have ingested potentially harmful substances in the home. The list of toxic substances to which animals are exposed includes prescription and over-the-counter medications intended for human use only. Many medications can be attractive to pets, as they can have sugary colored coatings and can resemble bite-size snacks or pet food. There are many ways … Read More →

Reducing Drug Addiction in 2019

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As drugs become easier to access, the threat of drug addiction becomes a bigger and bigger problem. It affects people at all levels of society and socio-economic status. It takes a lot for addicts to break free of their addictions. Outsiders may think it’s simply a matter of deciding to quit, and that is absolutely a step, but there’s a bigger picture, a pattern that emerges if you will, of … Read More →