One pill, two pill, red pill, blue pill? Medications can be confusing and overwhelming. As we age, we often accumulate long-term conditions, as well as medications, vitamins, and supplements. Which medications go together and which ones compete? Join us to learn ways to be better informed about your medication(s), what questions to ask your provider or pharmacist, when and how to ask, how to best avoid side effects, and more.

Alicia Pruitt, Doctor of Nursing Practice, is a family medicine provider at Optum NM. Pruitt’s background is in emergency medicine where she learned how to treat a variety of patient needs. When it comes to the medicine she practices, she believes it is more important to know what sort of person has a disease, than to know what sort of disease a person has.