Perils and Pitfalls of Pills

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:

  1. Asking the right questions when prescribed an opioid medication- the potential for abuse, the risk of dependency, whether other medications are just as effective
  2. Implementing a proven system for regularly taking medications to improve wellness
  3. Avoiding problems with vitamins and supplements which can impact medications
  4. Safely storing and disposing of unused medications