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Wise Use of Medicine

Record all of the medicines, including over-the-counter drugs and herbal supplements, that you take on this form.

Personal Medication Record
Registro de Medicación

Use this to help you find the information that you'll need to complete the Personal Medication Record.

Prescription Drug Label Made Easy

Learn how to manage your medications, talk to your doctor and pharmacist, and explore your medication options. Includes a personal medication record.

Medicines Made Easy
Medicamentos en Lenguaje Facil

How to ask questions of your physicians and pharmacists, track your medications, and compare their effectiveness, safety and price.

Let's Talk About Meds
Hablemos de Medicamentos
Avoid Medication Errors
Lo que usted puede hacer para evitar errores de medicación
Herbal Supplements: Are They Safe?
Medicamentos de venta libre – Consejos prácticos para su uso seguro
Over-the-Counter Drug Fact Labels
Etiquetas de datos de los medicamentos de venta libre
Over-the-Counter Safety Tips
Medicamentos de venta libre – Consejos prácticos para su uso seguro
Your Blood Thinning Medication Can Save Your Life
Su medicina anticoagulante de sangre oral puede salvar su vida



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Find effective and affordable drugs, including comparable brand-name and generic drugs and price comparisons for treating.

Antidepressant Medicines
Medicamentos antidepresivos
Choosing Pain Medications for Osteoarthritis
Cómo escoger medicamentos para el dolor de osteoartritis
Choosing and Comparing Two Kinds of Blood Pressure Pills: ACEIs and ARBs
Comparación de dos tipos de pastillas para la presión arterial alta: ACEI y ARB
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease (GERD)
La enfermedad de reflujo gastroesofágico
Medicines to Reduce Risk of Breast Cancer
Reducción del riesgo de cáncer del seno con medicamentos
Osteoporosis Treatments That Help Prevent Broken Bones
Tratamientos para la osteoporosis que ayudan a prevenir fracturas de huesos
Pills for Type 2 Diabetes
Pastillas para la diabetes tipo 2
Premixed Insulin for Type 2 Diabetes
Insulina premezclada para la diabetes tipo 2
Rheumatoid Arthritis Medicines
Medicamentos para la artritis reumatoide
Treating High Cholesterol
Tratamientos para el colesterol alto



Physical Activity

Add physical activity into your daily routine based on your unique needs and lifestyle.

Physical Activities Workbook



General Health

Answers questions about what steps to take for good health and what screening tests men need.

Men: Stay Healthy at 50+ Checklists for your Health
Hombres: Sigan sanos después de los 50


Answers questions about what steps to take for good health and what screening tests women need.

Women: Stay Healthy at 50+ Checklists for your Health
Mujeres: Sigan sanas después de los 50


A vaccine record helps you keep track and stay up to date on recommended vaccinations.

Vaccine Record
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Vaccines for Adults
Vacunas para adultos

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