Tuesday Sep 2
Waking up confused is now called 'sleep drunkenness'; how long until we can buy a pill for that?
Infectious disease medicine and psychiatry have motivated Big Pharma with incentives to provide pills for everything real or imaginary.
Alarming Increase in Ambien Emergencies
Emergency department visits due to over-medication with zolpidem almost doubled between 2005-06 and 2009-10.
Prosecution suspends indictment of singer for abusing insomnia drug
Prosecutors said Friday they have suspended the indictment of a singer who attempted suicide last year by taking a common prescription drug that induces sleep.
Commonly Prescribed Sleeping Aid Linked To Doubling of Emergency Department Visits
I am an emergency physician on staff at Lenox Hill Hospital in New York City, where I have practiced for the past 10 years.
Listen up ladies! A new nail polish will detect date rape drugs in your drink
How can a nail polish detect date rape drugs? The innovative new product, in development by four undergraduate guys from North Carolina State University, took home top honors at this year's Lulu eGames - NC State's Entrepreneurship Initiative for students to collaborate and develop solutions to real world challenges.
The masked avenger Z orro appeared in 1919; the remarkably popular Z cars television crime series transfixed Britain in the 1960s.