Behind the scenes with Benzodiazepines

The story of being on benzos and then trying to not be on them is long, but the publicity is minimal. There in lies part of the problem. Although not much is known of the many dangers of long-term use, going cold turkey is not a reccommened form of quitting. Besides the unbareable withdrawal, seizures … Continue reading Behind the scenes with Benzodiazepines

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Ten things you need to know about Benzodiazepines

With the current opiate epidemic attention, addiction and withdrawal from Benzodiazepines (Xanax. Klonopin, Ativan) receive very little ink. I can tell you from personal experience withdrawing from these medications is nothing short of hell. I was diagnosed with Generalized Anxiety disorder decades ago. Subsequently, I was prescribed Klonopin. It worked great, relieved most of my … Continue reading Ten things you need to know about Benzodiazepines

Trump has broken the Mold for all future Presidents

Exactly how hypocritical can someone be, proclaiming on one hand immigrants from Mexico are criminals and rapists and yet hire at least 19 undocumented workers illegally in the country to be in your employ. What type of person encourages a culture of division, and hatred, yet employs those same individuals he wishes to prohibit through … Continue reading Trump has broken the Mold for all future Presidents

Blame it on the rain

There are numerous improvements the United States of America needs to focus on. Our Healthcare system is awful. The attention given to science, and global warming. The number of uninsured Americans, the opiate epidemic and so much more. Donald Trump has been President 2 years and 4 months. Only one major bill has been passed … Continue reading Blame it on the rain

Don’t offer thoughts and prayers; tell us you will vote

**On Saturday in a synagogue in San Diego, Ca. another hate crime was committed. A lone gunmen entered the synagogue during prayer services, on the final day of Passover a high holiday in the Jewish faith. He proceeded to open fire on the unsuspecting worshipers killing one and injuring at least three more. Another sick … Continue reading Don’t offer thoughts and prayers; tell us you will vote

The Trumpbeat Goes On and On and On………..

Just when you think you heard and seen it all, President Donald Trump goes one further. It is a never ending nightmare. The president recently released a statement which included in referring to the Sri Lanka bombings that he is empathetic and wishes all the best in recovery efforts, stating he realizes the agony Sri … Continue reading The Trumpbeat Goes On and On and On………..

The Brain is a powerful thing

The old man couldn't sleep his diabetic nephropathy had his ankles screaming in pain, nothing he couldn't handle, just an annoyance he'd gotten accustomed to. Accordingly he hobbled out of the bedroom into the living room and found his favorite reclining chair and shortly thereafter his favorite little guy, his Chihuahua joined him and they … Continue reading The Brain is a powerful thing