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Doctors Need to Talk to Families About Guns and Dementia

In a nation bitterly divided over gun ownership issues, these efforts have met dissent. Dr. Arthur Przebinda, director of Doctors for Responsible Gun Ownership, framed Dr. Wintemute’s efforts as part of a broader anti-gun bias in institutional medicine. Dr. Przebinda said asking physicians to sign such a pledge encourages them “to propagandize Americans against their… Read More »

Benzodiazepines, Class Of Drugs Including Xanax, Linked To Increased Dementia Risk

Benzodiazepines, Class Of Drugs Including Xanax, Linked To Increased Dementia Risk … to greatly increase a person's risk of developing dementia. In their new study, clinicians from the American College of Osteopathic Neurologists and Psychiatrists found a substantial body of evidence linking benzodiazepines to Alzheimer's disease … Read more on Medical Daily American Horror Story:… Read More »