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“Most psychiatric drugs can cause withdrawal reactions, sometimes including life-threatening emotional and physical withdrawal problems… Withdrawal from psychiatric drugs should be done carefully under experienced clinical supervision.” Dr. Peter Breggin

Mar 3, 2014

Mixed Messages in Medicince: Medical Marijuana and Benzos


Marijuana: Do Risks Outweigh Benefits in RA?

Published: Mar 3, 2014 | Updated: Mar 3, 2014

Medical Marijuana: Studies Find No Benefit for RA  
Rheumatologists should not currently be recommending the use of medical marijuana to their patients for relief of chronic pain, researchers stated. Read more
"Among the reasons for this advice are acute and chronic risks, a lack of evidence for efficacy, and the absence of data on appropriate dosing, according to Mary-Ann Fitzcharles, MD, of McGill University in Montreal, and colleagues."

Pain Management

This Week in Medical News: Benzos, STDs, and IVF

Published: Mar 1, 2014
"Although much has been written about the "opioid epidemic," less attention has been focused on the relatively common practice of prescribing benzodiazapines in combination with opioids, a practice that may increase the risk of fatal overdoses, reported John Fauber, Kristina Fiore, and Elbert Chu in "Killing Pain: Benzo 'Boost' Can Be Deadly." a three-part investigative series from the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel and MedPage Today.

The focus is NOT preventing iatrogenic addiction, iatrogenic disability& iatrogenic homicide.

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