Press Releases & Statements connected to "Medication Safety"

March 22, 2017

Statement on Congressional Action to Reauthorize the FDA’s Prescription Drug and Medical Device User Fee Programs

Alliance for Aging Research Vice President of Public Policy Cynthia Bens issued the following statement regarding congressional action taken this week to begin consideration of the U.S. Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) prescription drug and medical device user fee programs.
January 19, 2017

Alliance and 90+ Organizations Urge Senate Committee Chairs to Safeguard U.S. Vaccine Policy during Price Confirmation Process

The Alliance has joined with more than 90 national organizations in urging the Senate to ensure Secretary of HHS nominee Tom Price, M.D., is committed to protecting U.S. citizens from vaccine preventable diseases.
March 21, 2016

New Film Offers Tips on Safe Disposal of Unwanted Medications

The Alliance has launched a new “pocket film” that offers consumers a simple step-by-step guide on safe disposal of both over-the-counter (OTC) and prescription medications.
March 21, 2016

Press Kit for the Safe Medication Disposal Film

Welcome to the press kit about the "pocket film" on safe medication disposal.
March 7, 2016

Press Kit for the Nutrition and Healthy Aging ‘Pocket Films’

This is the press kit for the nutrition and healthy aging "pocket film" series.
March 2, 2016

Before Seeking Relief, Know Your OTC Pain Medication

The Alliance for Aging Research has debuted two animated “pocket films” focused on educating consumers about how to safely choose, take, and store OTC pain medication.
March 2, 2016

Press Kit for OTC Pain Medication Safe Use and Storage Films

This is the press kit for the OTC pain medication films. 
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
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.
April 2, 2007

National Campaign to Help Older Americans Manage Medicines

Consumer Health Education Center Launches National Campaign to Help Older Americans Manage Medicines