Polypharmacy can trigger decline and death: Monash study

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A new Monash University study has found that polypharmacy, defined as the simultaneous use of five or more medications, can trigger a decline into frailty and death. With nearly half of older people taking one or more unnecessary medications, understanding the health implications of polypharmacy is a vital step in the quest to improve health

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