Tylenol Could Be Toxic If You’re Low on This Nutrient

Over-the-counter acetaminophen (Tylenol) is taken by millions of people around the world to relieve pain and fever. It’s a safe…


Typical Drug Doses May Be Harmful for Some Pregnancies

Nearly all pregnant women take some type of medication, but the typical dose may be harmful for slow-growing babies. Here, the research findings…

Drug Interactions

Medication Wallet Card

Fill in this downloadable medication card, print out and keep it in your wallet. Having the list with you at all times…


Medication and Supplement Record

Medication can play a crucial role in your health—if it’s used properly. To help you keep track of the medications…


The Dangers of Antidepressants No One Is Talking About — With Joe Graedon

More than 40 million people over age 12 are on antidepressants in the US.


Is Prednisone Causing My Weight Gain?

Prednisone is often used to treat pain and other conditions, but it can lead to a range of side effects. Here, the potential harms to watch out for...


Your Prescription May Not Have Been Tested: Exploring the World of Off Label Drugs – with Joe Graedon

Joe Graedon joins Bottom Line President Sarah Hiner to discuss the common and risky practice of off label drug use.


The Truth About Skyrocketing Drug Prices

Everyone laments the high cost of prescription drugs. But few people know that they can fight back. Here’s what to do…


Is This “Safe” Opioid Painkiller Addictive?

Some opioid painkillers are considered more addictive than others. Here’s what the new research shows about tramadol…

Common Threads

Why I Don’t Like to Be First on Line

Americans love being first on line to get shiny new toys. When it comes to health discoveries, step to the back of the line. It could save your life.

Aging for Beginners

Cannabis: It’s Not Your Grandmother’s Weed Anymore

“Smoking weed” has moved from the dark corners of artists’ hang-outs to bright shopping centers. It’s kind of a shame.


Marijuana Isn’t as Risk-Free as You Might Think

Marijuana with higher levels of psychoactive THC can put middle-age adults & baby boomers at risk of car accidents, drug interactions, heart attacks & more.


Does Your UTI Need an Antibiotic? What Older Adults Need to Know

Harms from antibiotic resistance are raising questions about when to use these drugs. What research shows is best for older adults with UTIs…


The Growing Danger of Antibiotic Resistance

Antibiotics have saved countless lives, but the overuse of these drugs is ongoing—and posing new threats. Read on for details…


Very Common Drugs That Rob Your Body of Nutrients

You can’t stop taking these drugs—so here are the nutritional supplements you need if you’re taking a drug for diabetes, cholesterol, blood pressure & more.