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A Better Pill–Internal Delivery Devices May Help Patients Take Their Medicine – Scientific American

Lack of compliance often leads to worsening chronic conditions and excess hospitalization. Studies consistently show one third to one half (pdf) of all U.S. patients do not take their medicines as directed, and this ends up costing the health care system between $ 100 billion and $ 300 billion annually. People fail to follow drug… Read More »

Teens who use ecigarettes are FOUR TIMES more likely to take up tobacco smoking than teens who don't

Teens who use e-cigarettes are FOUR TIMES more likely to take up tobacco smoking than teens who don’t, study says The Boston University School of Public Health study looked at data on 6,123 teens from 2013 to 2016 They found a clear link between smoking e-cigarettes and tobacco products By Reuters Published: 17:59 GMT, 1… Read More »