More Bad News About Benzos

(Medscape) – Hello. I’m Dr Arefa Cassoobhoy, a practicing internist, Medscape advisor, and senior medical director for WebMD. Benzodiazepines are in the news again—this time, not for the increased risk for falls and fractures that can come with their use. A case-control study was conducted in Finland among community-dwelling adults who had been diagnosed with […]

500+ Drugs that Cause Depression and Suicide – AKA Akathisia

(RxISK.org) – Billiam James’ Akathisia Anthem released last week and available HERE is timely.  Since this headline in Newsweek in May 2013, things have got worse.  In America since 2015, life expectancy has been falling and in other developed countries it has stopped rising. Recent American studies have fingered rising suicide rates as one factor in this […]