Does CBD help when tapering off of benzodiazepines or opioids? Life on Benzos & More ~ A Healing Journey (Part VI)

Please follow my posts as I continue on with my healing journey. If you care, please share to help raise awareness of the potential dangers of benzodiazepines and more.  This question was raised in one of the on-line support groups where I am a member. Here is my response - It has been my experience when …

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Life on Benzos & More – A Healing Journey (Part V)

Please follow my posts as I continue on with my healing journey. If you care, please share to help raise awareness of the potential dangers of benzodiazepines and more.  October 2016, 9:30 am The phone rings. A voice I don't recognize says "Pam?" Yes? I say, still not sure who I'm talking to. "I’m at the hospital" …

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“Mad” in America~Life on Benzos and More ~ A Healing Journey (Part III)

Please follow my posts as I continue on with my healing journey. If you care, please share to help raise awareness of the potential dangers of benzodiazepines and more. In 2012 the nightmare really began. My mother would often call me saying she hadn't slept, her hands were shaking, her heart was racing and she needed …

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ER Visits Become the Norm-Life on Benzos & More – A Healing Journey (Part IV)

Life on Benzos & More - A Healing Journey (Part IV) by Pam Pinto In 2012, a year after my father passed away, my mother presented with insomnia and anxiety. Before this she had always slept like a rock. She never had a problem falling asleep or staying asleep. Now she would be up during the night, …

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Drug-Induced Dementia Isn’t Alzheimer’s-Life on Benzos & More – A Healing Journey (Part II)

By Dr. Gary G. Kohls Global Research, February 26, 2015 Theme: Science and Medicine print 66 1 3 69 “More than 50 conditions can cause or mimic the symptoms of dementia.” and “Alzheimer’s (can only be) distinguished from other dementias at autopsy.” — from a Harvard University Health Publication entitled What’s Causing Your Memory Loss? …

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