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Medications Come With Risks

Submitted by on July 10, 2018 – 4:42 pmNo Comment
The class of medications,  benzodiazepines, often prescribed for anxiety or sleeplessness can be a mixed bag for those who are aging. Older people are especially vulnerable to the side effects and addictive qualities of drugs. As one’s body becomes accustom to a dosage, more is needed to create the desired affect. Physicians and drug manufacturers are not always looking out for you the way you expect. Be diligent and study your options. Don’t forget non-chemical aids such as meditation and exercise.
From Living Well Network Update on 04/30/18. To learn more about the Living Well Network and sign up for our e-newsletter click here.
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