Volition Franklin in partnership with the Franklin Health Department hosted a medication focused presentation in Franklin. Perils and Pitfalls of Pills was a presentation by speaker Claire Seduskhak, registered Pharmacist, Gerontologist, and certified senior advisor.
The presentation focused on:
- Asking the right questions when prescribed an opioid medication- the potential for abuse, the risk of dependency, whether other medications are just as effective
- Implementing a proven system for regularly taking medications to improve wellness
- Avoiding problems with vitamins and supplements which can impact medications
- Safely storing and disposing of unused medications