Latest Medco Health Solutions Stories

1-in-4 Women Take Medication For Mental Health Condition
2011-11-17 12:25:01

According to new research, over one-in-four women take medication to treat a mental health condition. The report by Medco Health Solutions found that women of all ages take more mental health medications than males, with antidepressants being the most commonly used. Anxiety treatments are also widely used by women and at almost twice the rate of men, and the greatest age group who uses these drugs were women between 45 and 65 years of age. The number of women on ADHD drugs was 2.5...

2011-11-03 13:00:00

Myrtle Potter, one of the nation's foremost healthcare leaders, almost died in the healthcare system that she had spent 25 years of her life serving. "I believe that firing my doctor at a critical time in my health crisis saved my life," said Potter. Now Potter shares her incredible story and the lifesaving lessons she learned in her free live webinar, "5 Prescriptions You Won't Find in Your Doctor's Bag: When and How to Fire Your Doctor" on Thursday, November 10, 2011, from 12:30pm-1:30pm...

Word of the Day
  • A fool; a simpleton: a term of abuse common in Ireland and to a less extent in the Gaelic-speaking parts of Scotland.
This word is partly Irish in origin.