The Domino Effect: When Medications Cause More Harm Than Good

By |2023-07-16T07:48:55+00:00June 30th, 2017|

Imagine the distress of an 87-year-old North Carolina woman in a whirlwind of hospital visits and prescriptions. It all started with a simple fall. She visited the emergency room for lingering back pain, was diagnosed with sciatica, and was prescribed prednisone and a muscle relaxant. Little did she know that this was the beginning of [...]