In survival scenarios, the medic will eventually be caring for the sick and injured with a medicine cabinet full of expired drugs. Everyone has seen the dates on medicine indicating an expiration date, but does that mean it becomes poison or even 100% ineffective? Joe Alton, MD explains what that date really defines and how the Shelf Life Extension Program helped clarify what you may expect long after expiration dates, plus a recent article on the subject from the journal of Wilderness and Environmental Medicine.
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Wishing you the best of health in good times or bad,
Joe Alton MD
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