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  1. Despite risks, benzodiazepine use highest in older peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | Science Daily

    Prescription use of benzodiazepines -- a widely used class of sedative and anti-anxiety medications -- increases steadily with age, despite the known risks for older people, according to a comprehensive analysis of benzodiazepine prescribing in the United States. Given existing guidelines cautioning health providers about benzodiazepine use among older adults, findings from this study raise questions about why so many prescriptions -- many for long-term use -- are being written for this age group.


  2. More than a dozen drug, gun charges for two arrested in KirksvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 23, 2014 | Home

    Two suspects face a total of eleven felony charges after a weekend operation conducted by state and local law enforcement in Kirksville. Samuel G. Motter, 26, and Krista A. McPeak, 23, both of Kirksville, were charged Tuesday with multiple drug felonies and a charge of receiving stolen property.


  3. Local Doctor, 82, Accused Of Taking Part In Prescription Drug RingRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | CBS Local

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  4. Western Australian Brodie Smith's bid for ibogaine drug cure ends in deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 22, 2014 | The Age

    Bangkok: Australian Brodie Smith was convinced a radical treatment using an African shrub would cure his craving for illegal drugs and turn his life around, even though it is banned in some countries. "Hey Mama Bear, I know it's been a while since I have actually seen or spoken to you .


  5. a Christmas StoriesRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 21, 2014 |

    Christmas is the motor of capitalism. From the brick and mortar stores to internet sales, a good year of selling stuff that people don't really need to give to people you don't much care for is measured by the yardstick of sales at Christmas.


  6. Anxious dogs drugged to cope with storm seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | ABC News

    Lighting, thunder and fireworks can all send an otherwise placid dog into a panic, to the point where they injure themselves while trying to escape the noise. Vets are increasingly advising concerned owners to consider a pre-storm dose of a drug like Valium, or a longer-term course of Prozac.


  7. Western Australian Brodie Smith's bid for drug cure ends in deathRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | Sydney Morning Herald

    Brodie Smith went to Thailand to undertake a radical treatment for his drug addictions using an African shrub. What happened is disputed, but Smith died in the clinic. 1 comment

  8. Anti-anxiety drugs linked to dementia - Sat, 20 Dec 2014 PSTRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 20, 2014 | The Spokesman-Review

    DEAR DOCTOR K: I'm an older woman who sometimes takes Valium or Xanax for anxiety or if I'm unable to fall asleep. I recently heard that this type of medication may cause dementia.


  9. sedative addictionRead the original story

    Jul 9, 2010 | InteliHealth

    Sedative-hypnotic drugs -- commonly called "depressants" -- slow down or "depress" the activity of the brain. The best known are barbiturates and benzodiazepines .


  10. Sedatives Less Safe, More Used in Older AdultsRead the original story

    Dec 19, 2014 | InteliHealth

    Despite the risks of sedative drugs for older people, they are more likely to take these medicines than younger adults, a new study shows. The study focused on benzodiazepines.


  11. Benzodiazepine Prescriptions Increase with AgeRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 19, 2014 | PsychCentral

    Despite the known risks for older people, prescription use of benzodiazepines-sedative and anti- anxiety medications such as alprazolam and diazepam -increases with age, according to a new analysis of benzodiazepine prescription use in the United States. The study is published in the journal JAMA Psychiatry .


  12. Bill Cosby, Date Rape Drugs, and Sexual AssaultRead the original story

    Nov 28, 2014 | CalorieLab Calorie Counter News

    William Henry "Bill" Cosby, Jr. has the enviable description of being an American comedian, actor, author, television producer, educator, musician and activist. Unfortunately, he has been accused a few times over the years, and most recently by several women, of giving them drugs without their knowledge and sexually assaulting them.


  13. Combining benzodiazepines with other substances raises risksRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | PressReleasePoint

    Benzodiazepines, such as alprazolam, diazepam, clonazepam and lorazepam, are a class of drugs used to relieve symptoms of anxiety, panic attacks and seizures. They are usually safe when taken as prescribed and directed under a health professional's supervision.


  14. Seniors Still Given Potentially Dangerous Sedatives: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 17, 2014 | WebMD

    Doctors continue to prescribe sedatives such as Xanax or Valium for seniors despite the significant risks they pose, a new study contends. The drugs in question are a class of medications called benzodiazepines.


  15. Benzodiazepine Use Highest in Older PeopleRead the original story

    Dec 18, 2014 | Kansas City InfoZine

    Given existing guidelines cautioning health providers about benzodiazepine use among older adults, findings from the National Institutes of Health-funded study raise questions about why so many prescriptions -- many for long-term use -- are being written for this age group. The study found that among all adults 18 to 80 years old, about 1 in 20 received a benzodiazepine prescription in 2008, the period covered by the study.


  16. Shed attack thug jailedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2014 | Evening Times

    A vicious thug who invited a man to a shed for a cup of tea before subjecting him to a terrifying attack was jailed for eight years today as a judge expressed her surprise that he was originally prosecuted in the sheriff court. Lady Scott told Steven Alexander that he had subjected his victim to "a horrific ordeal of threats and violence" that lasted some three hours.


  17. Ex-NFL star Darren Sharper indicted in New Orleans rapes, still jailed in L.A.Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | ArcaMax Publishing

    Darren Sharper, a one-time Super Bowl champion facing sexual assault charges in Los Angeles, was indicted in Louisiana this week on charges of sexual assault and plotting to distribute several anti-anxiety medications known to be used as date rape drugs. Kenneth A. Polite, U.S. attorney for the Eastern District of Louisiana, said Sharper and former St. Bernard's Deputy Sheriff Brandon Licciardi were indicted Friday on three counts of conspiring to distribute Alprazolam, Diazepam and Zolpidem with the intent to commit rape.


  18. How can I let people know I'm claustrophobic?Read the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | Ask MetaFilter

    People throw around the term claustrophobic to describe tight or otherwise uncomfortable spaces. I actually am claustrophobic, to the point where I'll have panic attacks or come close to blacking out.


  19. I Love Men, But I'm Thinking of Having a Baby Without OneRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 12, 2014 | New York Magazine

    On the best days of my life, and the cruelest hours of the night, I have always had an inner-meditation: I am excited about the future . However, this summer, when I turned 37, while licking the wounds of yet another rough breakup , my mantra didn't seem to be working.


  20. GABA and 5-HT systems are implicated in the anxiolytic-like effect of spinosin in miceRead the original story

    Dec 10, 2014 | CiteULike

    The present study investigated the anxiolytic-like effects of spinosin, one of the major flavonoids in Ziziphi Spinosae Semen , in experimental models of anxiety compared with a known anxiolytic, diazepam. Repeated treatment with spinosin significantly increased the percentage of entries into and time spent on the open arms of the elevated plus maze compared with the control group.