Experts suggest ways to correct habits that keep us from resting well
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I'm so thankful for people like you who are educating people about the dangers of passing out pills like candy, especially to kids. My happy, outgoing, popular, athletic niece got slapped on antidepressants by her pediatrician years ago for some minor insomnia after her parent's divorced and almost overnight she gained weight, was zombie-like had brain fog, and then couldn't get off of them because of the severe dizziness and frightening "brain zaps" from the withdrawal no matter how gradually she tried to taper off. Who's going to speak up for all THESE silent victims?
What can we do to stop it?
Treat the patient as a person, not as a bunch of lab test results.
"Defend the rights of the poor and needy." (Proverbs 31.8)
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