After 60 Years of Silence, A Highly Funded Organization Can Finally Help Us. Can Our Community Organize to Tell them How?

After 60 Years of Silence, A Highly Funded Organization Can Finally Help Us. Can Our Community Organize to Tell them How?

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter – Martin Luther King Recently, the non-profit organization Benzodiazepine Information Coalition (BIC) and World Benzodiazepine Awareness Day (W-BAD) launched an initiative, asking the...
British Medical Association Call to Action: Prescribed drugs associated with dependence and withdrawal – building a consensus for action, Analysis Report

British Medical Association Call to Action: Prescribed drugs associated with dependence and withdrawal – building a consensus for action, Analysis Report

The BMA has issued a document which details the agreed areas for action concerning benzodiazepines. These include: Calling for a national helpline for prescribed drug dependence Writing to NICE proposing a review of the effects of withdrawal from psychoactive...