Wednesday, September 10, 2014

Canadian study: Adults that used benzodiazepine for three months or more linked to an increased risk (up to 51%) of dementia.

Long-term use of pills for anxiety and sleep problems may be linked to Alzheimer’s, research suggests.
A study of older Canadian adults found that past benzodiazepine use for three months or more was linked to an increased risk (up to 51%) of dementia.