Are You Being OVER-MEDICATED by Your Doctor(s)?

STORY AT-A-GLANCE Polypharmacy is the term used for overprescribed medications. This is more common in older adults who have several risk factors and often have more than one chronic health condition that can lead to overprescription Overprescription is not limited to adults. Data from 2014 showed more than 274,000 children from birth to 1 year were prescribed psychiatric drugs, 249,669 antianxiety drugs, and 1,422 ADHD … Continue reading Are You Being OVER-MEDICATED by Your Doctor(s)?