Taking my pills on time

If you think about it, taking a pill shouldn’t be that hard of a task. So why is it that every time my doctor prescribes me medication with the simple instruction of taking ‘one pill per day as needed for 10 days’ it always takes me upwards of two or three weeks to complete the…

Medication Adherence can be Predicted?

Not long ago, the New England Healthcare Institute released new research showing that patients who do not take their medications as prescribed by their doctors cost the U.S. health care system an estimated $290 billion in avoidable medical spending every year. Clearly, medication non-adherence is a costly and prevalent problem amongst people of all ages…