Tag Archives: drugs

Safe Disposal of Medications

On September 25, 2010, the Drug Enforcement Administration (DEA) will coordinate a collaborative effort with state and local law enforcement agencies to remove potentially dangerous controlled substances from our nation’s medicine cabinets. Collection activities will take place from 10:00 a.m. … Continue reading

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A Drug Interaction Checker

This drug interaction checker is linked  from healthfinder.gov: http://www.drugdigest.org/wps/portal/ddigest

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AHRQ Spanish Podcasts and Videocasts Available

Thank you, Siobhan, for posting these links on the BHIC Blog.    This is great information for our Spanish speaking clients/patients. Escoja a Su Médico: Choosing a Doctor. This 60-second podcast offers listeners suggestions for ways to select a doctor who … Continue reading

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How to Properly Dispose of Medication

This was posted on the BHIC blog.     This is very helpful information. http://www.highlighthealth.com/eco-friendly/how-to-properly-dispose-of-medication/ Highlight Health To minimize environmental contamination resulting from disposal of prescription and over-the-counter drugs, most medications should not be flushed down the toilet or poured down the … Continue reading

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