“Too Many Pills”

Face to Face with “Too Many Pills”

Interview with Alan Cassels on multiple drug use in the elderly

Drug policy researcher and author Alan Cassels in discussion with Jack Etkin of Face to Face about how the elderly in our society are being needlessly over-medicated in care facilities and at home. Even worse, the often unnecessarily prescribed drugs cause side effects that are then treated with even more drugs, causing more side effects and so on…

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bMmwKpBtHqU

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