Bring a person-centered approach into the way we think about, prescribe and take medications.
The magic pills to cure our ills seem to multiply on our kitchen tables as we age or if we get sick. This creates significant, and sometimes dangerous consequences, that continue to emerge. Jay Gupta wondered why no one seems to be talking about polypharmacy, so he decided to do something about that. He will share his perspective about the problem and offer solutions that can change the way we all think about medication. This includes the emerging role of a powerful blockbuster drug that is safe if used as prescribed, easy to take and can be highly effective.