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Electronic tool helps doctors review seniors’ many medications

The elderly may see different doctors to get help for different conditions and each one might prescribe a medication. The result is that seniors may have many prescriptions causing a medication overload that can be expensive and possibly harmful. A »

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Light therapy plus antidepressants help: study

Canadian researchers “were surprised” to find that light therapy in combination with antidepressants was very effective in treating patients with non-seasonal depression. Exposure to a fluorescent light box has long been used as a treatment for seasonal affective disorder. This »