MEDIA: A greatly overshadowed risk in the US

And this is basically just Australia.  Since we’re dealing with a gravely serious opioid problem in the United States, mainstream media doesn’t often discuss the dangers of benzodiazepines like Xanax (alprazolam), Klonopin (clonazepam), or Ativan (lorazepam).  Plus, I feel like kids and teens actually have an even greater chance of finding these types of drugs in their parents’ medicine cabinets as opposed to just opioids or combo opioid drugs (like Vicodin).

I put this video up because I think it’s important.  I believe that we need to start educating ALL Americans about the subtle addiction risks that go along with all benzo prescriptions.  They also potentiate opioids.

Think about it.



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