Publication date: 
Tue., Jun. 25, 2019 2:00pm EDT ·

Alliance for Aging Research Study Finds That Alzheimer's Disease Is Not Bankrupting Medicare, But It Is Taking a Huge Toll on State Medicaid Programs and Family Caregivers

"The Real-World Medicare Costs of Alzheimer Disease: Considerations for Policy and Care" findings published in the July issue of Journal of Managed Care and Specialty Pharmacy, demonstrate the importance of better diagnosis, treatment, and care of individuals with Alzheimer's, which could lead to more favorable patient outcomes and improved costs for state Medicaid programs and caregivers.

Publication date: 
Wed., Jun. 5, 2019 2:00pm EDT ·

Consumers' Knowledge of Acetaminophen Safe Use Remains High

A nationwide benchmark survey conducted by the Consumer Healthcare Products Association (CHPA) Educational Foundation shows that consumer awareness of how to use products containing acetaminophen safely and effectively, while avoiding the risks of accidental overdose and liver damage, remains high. BeMedWise is a member of the Acetaminophen Awareness Coalition which sponsors the Know Your Dose educational campaign.