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Benzodiazepines Increase Risk Of Miscarriage: Study
Benzodiazepines Increase Risk Of Miscarriage: Study

Benzodiazepines are the popular pill to pop whenever you feel a little nervous, anxious, can’t sleep, or just want to “relax and get a little buzz on.” Benzos, as they’re called, come with serious risks , however. And scientists in Canada have just found another serious risk ...

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    (Novus writes inspirational stories of people in the news who have overcome addiction. This is not to imply that these people are connected to Novus ...

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    If you've been following the news about the opioid epidemic, you might have seen a recent CNBC article declaring that anti-anxiety medications - ...

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    It was with great sadness that we lost Tom Petty last October and the latest report from the coroner demonstrates that there needs to be continued ...

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