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Why are you taking a PPI?

Why are you taking a PPI?

By Dr. Cara Tannenbaum, Geriatrician and Director, Canadian Deprescribing Network

Mr. Turner considers himself to be a typical healthy 67-year-old, but late last year he started to get sharp burning sensations in his stomach and throat, especially after meals. Read more…

9 Quick Safety Tips to Manage Your Medications

9 Quick Safety Tips to Manage Your Medications

By Johanna Trimble and Janet Currie

Track your meds. It’s up to you or your family to keep track of the drugs you are taking. Your medication list is unlikely to be available to all health professionals online! Electronic medical records systems often don’t “talk” to one another. Read more…