Category: Drug Safety (Page 5)

March 10, 2015

Infographic on Pain Incidence and Management

Today we released a survey of 1,600 Americans ages 18 and over that reveals insights on pain and OTC pain medications. This infographic offers a summary of the results.
March 9, 2015

New Survey Shows Americans Prefer Education Over Restricted Access When It Comes to OTC Pain Medications

Results Also Reveal Many Older Adults Use OTC Medications to Relieve Pain
January 30, 2015

Letter to Hatch and Bennet in Support of the Promise for Antibiotics and Therapeutics for Health (PATH) Act

This letter was from various organizations, including the Alliance for Aging Research, to Sen. Orrin Hatch and Sen. Michael Bennet to "express support for S. 185, the Promise for Antibiotics and Therapeutics for Health (PATH) Act, legislation to establish a new limited population antibacterial drug approval pathway for antibiotics to treat serious or life-threatening infections for which there exists an unmet medical need."
December 23, 2014

‘Tis the Season for Medication Safety

We are sharing this guest blog post from our friends at the Up and Away Campaign about medication safety during the holidays.
September 23, 2014

Practical Applications of Aging Research for Drug Discovery

The event will showcase the research projects in aging research to the leaders of the pharmaceutical industry. The symposium will comprise into the three sessions relevant to the drug discovery companies.
September 19, 2014

Treatments to Slow Aging and Stymie Chronic Disease in Older Adults on the Horizon

Nonprofit Leader Dan Perry to Offer Insights at MipTec European Health Care Innovation Conference
September 4, 2014

This Grandparents Day Remember to Keep Medicine Up and Away and Out of Sight of Grandkids

While grandparents place a top priority on their grandchildren’s safety, an often overlooked danger lurks within easy reach of children in their care: unsecured medications.
September 4, 2014

This Grandparents Day Put Your Medications Up and Away

This Sunday we celebrate National Grandparents Day.
September 4, 2014

Tips for Grandparents on Safe Medicine Storage

As part of a collaboration with the CHPA Educational Foundation, the Alliance is helping spread the word about safe medicine…
August 4, 2014

Consumer Reports Is Feeling No Pain

Alliance President and CEO Susan Peschin, MHS, writes about a Consumer Reports article on opioids and acetaminophen.