Freudenthal Home Health Blog

Freudenthal Home Health salutes family caregivers in the St. Joseph, MO area who are giving wonderful care and help to their senior loved ones each and every day. Our goal with this blog is to give information and resources to help and support St. Joseph, MO area family caregivers.

Doctors 'De-Prescribing' for Over-Medicated Patients

More patients are taking five or more prescription medications at once, putting them at risk for side effects and drug interactions. Amid concern about the potential harm of taking too many drugs, more doctors are de-prescribing, and getting patients off prescriptions that are no longer necessary. WSJ’s Laura Landro explains on Lunch Break with Tanya Rivero.

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