Drug interactions can be life-threatening, yet typically are found after many people are affected, not during testing. New technology may change that.
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There’s new evidence that the drug hydrochlorothiazide (HCTZ) raises risk for melanoma, a deadly skin cancer.
Epidermal necrolysis is a rare condition caused by medications. Learn how to recognize it and what to do about it.
One-third of antibiotic prescriptions are unnecessary…and if you take too many now, they may not work when you really need them.
Steroids can be helpful, but also dangerous. Here’s what to do to keep steroids from leading to pneumonia.
You know the warnings about antibiotics, but they’re not the only drugs to upset the balance in your gut, creating problems with digestion and worse.
Polypharmacy means taking drugs or combinations of drugs that do more harm than good. Millions of us do. Here's how to stop.
TV drug ads give the impression that a pill can cure what ails you—and perhaps even give you a better life overall. Here’s how to not get duped…
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