prescription drugs


Let’s Keep From Creating Super Bugs

                There is a particularly troubling article in the Los Angeles Times reporting the emergence of a genetic mutation that makes a common bacterium resistant to the most powerful antibiotic. The bacteria named Escherichia Coli (usually referred to as E. Coli) […]


When to Take Medicines

                  When to take meds is rarely included with prescriptions. The drug labels tell you how many times a day to swallow them and occasionally advise you to take some with meals. However, our bodies have clocks that synchronize with […]


Getting the Most Out of Your Meds

          The pharmaceutical companies have a great system of direct marketing to physicians. They send out drug reps in large numbers who go directly to the medical offices and clinics to convince the doctors that their company’s product is better. Pharmaceutical companies are business […]