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    that the ability to perform daily tasks varies depending on the severity of symptoms which fluctuate greatly from day to day. Diagnosing Fibromyalgia In order for fibromyalgia to be diagnosed, your health careRead more
  5. Elliot Rodger, like nearly all young killers, was taking psychiatric drugs (Xanax)News
    , the "sorority girl" killer of Isla Vista, California, was taking massive doses of Xanax, a psychiatric drug belonging to a class of chemicals called benzodiazepines."Elliot had been taking Xanax for awhileRead more
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    the medicines or herbs. The extent and severity of each interaction will vary depending on specific circumstances such as dosage, sensitivity. metabolic rate and the type of drugs and herbs taken. Common HerbRead more
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  8. photo Dealing With Asperger’s SyndromeDealing With Asperger’s SyndromeTreatment
    and concentration Like the benzodiazepines and tranquilizing drugs, the psycho-stimulants come with documented side effects and potential for dependency. Yet many parents find it very difficult to dealRead more

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Benzodiazepine dependence

Disease

Benzodiazepine dependence or benzodiazepine addiction is when one has developed one or more of either tolerance, withdrawal symptoms, drug seeking behaviors, such as continued use despite harmful effects, and maladaptive pattern of substance use, according to the DSM-IV. In the case of benzodiazepine dependence, however, the continued use seems to be associated with the avoidance of unpleasant...More