Many grandparents keep their medications in easy-to-reach places or in easy-to-open containers which can raise the risk of accidental poisoning or intentional misuse.
Three in four older adults support prescription restrictions, but many keep unused pills and do not get information on risks.
Medical marijuana gets wary welcome from older adults.
Lack of communication puts older adults at risk of drug interactions.
Older Americans do not get or seek enough help from doctors and pharmacists on drug costs.