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Medicines and medication management

As you age, you may be taking more medications. It is important to take your medicines correctly and know the possible side effects that may be associated with them. Check out these articles to help you keep track of your medicines and take them safely.

Taking Medicines Safely as You Age

Most older adults take several different prescription medications. Learn how to safely take and keep track of your medicines, get tips for communicating with your doctor, and read answers to frequently asked questions.
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