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  1. Best Herbs to Fight InsomniaRead the original story

    Sep 4, 2014 | HealthCentral

    If you are dealing with insomnia, you may want to try a natural treatment route before seeking out help with over the counter or prescription drugs. Countless people use herbs to treat insomnia with success.


  2. Painkillers, sedatives biggest threat when kids get into medicine chestRead the original story

    Sep 15, 2014 | Reuters

    When kids under age six are hospitalized for accidentally taking prescription medications, in many cases they've gotten hold of narcotic painkillers and benzodiazepine sedatives, according to a new study. "All medications should be kept out of the reach and sight of young children," said lead author Maribeth C. Lovegrove of the Division of Healthcare Quality Promotion at the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.


  3. Joan Rivers: Pushing the limits of outpatient careRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 15, 2014 | Kevin, M.D.

    There are minor operations and procedures, but there are no minor anesthetics. This could turn out to be the one lesson learned from the ongoing investigation into the death of comedian Joan Rivers.


  4. Anti-anxiety medications linked to Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 |

    Long-term use of a class of medications commonly used to treat anxiety and sleep problems may be linked to an increased risk of Alzheimer's disease, a new study found. Researchers in France and Canada looked at health insurance data to track nearly 1,800 patients over age 66 in Quebec diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease and who were prescribed benzodiazepines - known by brand names like Xanax or Valium - over a six-year period.


  5. David Keisler: Spider versus ManRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | The Star

    There are several classifications of insects that bite or sting such as bees, ants, fleas, mosquitoes, wasps and arachnids or spiders. It is believed that there are more than 40,000 different kinds of spiders in the world.


  6. Questioning link between Alzheimer's and Valium-like drugRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 14, 2014 | CJAD

    A recent study is suggesting that long-term use of a drug commonly prescribed for anxiety and sleeplessness is linked to a greater risk of Alzheimer's. The study of nearly 1800 Alzheimer's patients found that they were up to 51% more likely to be diagnosed with the disease if they had extensively used the Valium-like medication, benzodiazepines.


  7. Chemical signals in brain help guide risky decisionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Science Daily

    A gambler's decision to stay or fold in a game of cards could be influenced by a chemical in the brain, suggests new research. The rise and fall of dopamine plays a key role in decisions involving risk and reward, from a baseball player trying to steal a base to an investor buying or selling a stock.


  8. Heavy use of benzodiazepines linked to Alzheimer's onset in older peopleRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | South China Morning Post

    Findings add to suspicion prolonged or intensive use of benzodiazepines such as Xanax or Mogadon causes the onset of mind-robbing disease Older people who have relied on a class of drugs called benzodiazepines to reduce anxiety or induce sleep are at higher risk of going on to develop Alzheimer's disease, new research finds. Those whose use of the medications is most intensive are almost twice as likely to develop the mind-robbing disorder.


  9. Anti-anxiety and insomnia medication linked to Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 |

    After many studies have been done on medication and its risks of cognitive impairment, the latest study has produced a link between anti-anxiety/ insomnia drugs and Alzheimer's disease. CBS News reported on Wednesday, Sept.


  10. High levels of physical activity linked to better academic performance in boysRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | Science Daily

    Higher levels of physical activity are related to better academic achievement during the first three school years, particularly in boys, research shows. For instance, boys with higher levels of physical activity, and especially walking and bicycling to and from school, had better reading skills than less active boys.


  11. sedative alzheimers linkRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 11, 2014 | RedOrbit

    Benzodiazepine , a sedative that is widely prescribed to treat people suffering from anxiety and insomnia , have been linked to a 50 percent increase in the risk of Alzheimer's disease , a team of French and Canadian researchers reported Tuesday in the online edition of the journal BMJ . In the study, lead investigator Sophie Billioti de Gage of the University of Bordeaux and her colleagues looked at nearly 2,000 cases of Alzheimer's disease in Quebec residents at least 66 years of age, all of whom had been prescribed benzodiazepines.


  12. Sharks more abundant on healthy coral reefsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Science Daily

    Sharks in no-fishing zones in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park are more abundant when the coral is healthy. Sharks in no-fishing zones in the Great Barrier Reef Marine Park are more abundant when the coral is healthy, according to a study published September 10, 2014 in the open-access journal PLOS ONE by Mario Espinoza from James Cook University, Australia and colleagues.


  13. Plant insights could help develop crops for changing climatesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 8, 2014 | Science Daily

    Crops that thrive in changing climates could be developed more easily, thanks to fresh insights into plant growth. A new computer model that shows how plants grow under varying conditions could help scientists develop varieties likely to grow well in future.


  14. Anticonvulsant therapy for status epilepticusRead the original story

    Sep 11, 2014 | CiteULike

    Background Status epilepticus is a medical emergency associated with significant mortality and morbidity that requires immediate and effective treatment. Objectives To determine whether a particular anticonvulsant is more effective or safer to use in status epilepticus compared to another and compared to placebo.


  15. Sleeping pill use linked to Alzheimer'sRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 |

    Tens of thousands of Irish patients could be at a higher risk of developing Alzheimer's disease as a result of using commonly prescribed sleeping tablets and anxiety drugs. A new study published in the 'British Medical Journal' has discovered that taking the drugs known as benzodiazepines for three months or more was linked with a greater chance of being diagnosed with the dementia five years later.


  16. Anxiety, sleep drugs linked to Alzheimer's in seniorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | TwinCities

    But the current study sought to disentangle benzodiazepines' use in treating early dementia symptoms, probing instead the possibility that heavy use of the medications may permit, cause or hasten the onset of Alzheimer's dementia. The study compared the pattern of benzodiazepine use in 1,796 elderly people diagnosed with Alzheimer's with that of 7,184 similar people who had no such diagnosis.


  17. Anti-anxiety, sleeping pills now lined to onset of Alzheimer's diseaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 |

    It now appears that the elderly have been taking a class of drugs to beat one condition, only to increase their risk for the dreaded memory-robbing diseases of Alzheimer's and dementia. A special class of drugs used to reduce anxiety and induce sleep is now being blamed for increasing the risk of Alzheimer's twofold, according to a dismaying new report.


  18. New Study Says Common Anxiety Medications Like Xanax, Valium and...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 |

    I fell into writing about health shortly after grad school, where I realized I didn't want to work in a lab for the rest of my life! My areas of interest are the brain and behavior, as well as what influences the decisions we make about our health, and how the media helps and hinders people's understanding of health issues. As an undergraduate, I studied English Literature and Biopsychology at Vassar College, and got my PhD in Biopsychology and Behavioral Neuroscience at CUNY's Graduate Center in New York City, where I grew up and live now.


  19. Prescription Drugs And Erectile Dysfunction: 5 Drugs Keeping Men DownRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | Medical Daily

    Most men who take prescription medications know that they're going to come with a list of side effects, which usually include drowsiness, headaches, dry mouth, or upset stomach. Sometimes, they're a bit more serious, encompassing everything from skin irritation to allergic reactions and anaphylactic shock.


  20. Xanax, Valium Raise Alzheimer's Risk: StudyRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 10, 2014 | News Max

    Older adults who habitually use sedatives for anxiety or insomnia may have a heightened risk of developing Alzheimer's disease, a new study suggests. The drugs in question are benzodiazepines, a widely prescribed group of sedatives that include lorazepam , diazepam and alprazolam .