Tag Archives: Pharmaceutical drug

Health Literacy Resources

The following was posted on the BHIC Blog Brown Bag Review Promoted As one of AHRQ’s Health Literacy Month activities, AHRQ posted a 60-second podcast that encourages consumers to check their medicines. AHRQ Director Carolyn Clancy explains how patients can … Continue reading

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Identifying Unknown Medications Goes Digital

Pillbox was recently describes in a BHIC Blog post.   “http://mashable.com/2010/09/02/nih-app-pillbox/ How Social Data Built a Better Health Care App Alexander B. Howard is the Government 2.0 Washington Correspondent for O’Reilly Media Every year, poison control centers get more than … Continue reading

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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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