17 hrs ago
Fire Rescue Magazine
Psych Drug ER Visits Approach 90,000 a Year
A.J. Heightman, editor-in-chief of JEMS discusses the current needs for the psych patient.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Study: Psych drug ER trips approach 90,000 a year
Brown lawns and dusty cars could become the norm in California as state regulators consider unprecedented $500-a-day fines for water-wasters, after acknowledging that voluntary steps to reduce consumption amid a... Brown lawns and dusty cars could become the norm in California as state regulators consider unprecedented $500-a-day fines for ... (more)
Psychiatric Drugs Send 90,000 to the ER Yearly
Nearly 90,000 U.S. adults visit the emergency room yearly for side effects of prescription psychiatric medications, and more than 10,000 of these visits are related to the sleep drug Ambien, according to a new study.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Dangers of sleep aids resurface on anniversary of Michael Jackson's death
On Wednesday, the entertainment industry is remembering Michael Jackson on what is the 5th anniversary of his tragic death at the age of 50 due to complications born of what was proven to be a sustained and reckless nightly regimen of Propofol, an intravenously administered amnestic agent.
Mon Jun 23, 2014
The Miami Herald
She wasna t called a Sleepless Beautya
A full night's sleep may be the ideal way to a bright, refreshed face, but for the many days we are short on shut-eye, there are products to help you fake that slept-for-eight-hours look.
Sun Jun 22, 2014
Most medications increase the risk of a fall
Dear C.A.L.: Since almost all medications are associated with fall risk, reducing the overall number of medications should be a goal for all of us who prescribe medication for older people.
Wed Jun 18, 2014
Keys judge falls asleep on the bench in the middle of a trial, blames Ambien
A Florida Keys judge fell asleep in the middle of a trial June 12 -- just as an attorney only a few feet from the bench was presenting him evidence.