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Common Drugs Linked to Dementia

A long list of common drugs linked to dementia A research team at Indiana University School of Medicine has recommended that older adults may want to avoid common over-the-counter drugs such as nighttime cold medicines due to their links to dementia and cognitive impairment. They are called anticholinergic drugs and are used to treat a variety of conditions: gastrointestinal disorders, allergies, depression, sleep disorders, bladder control, anxiety and many others.  The list is long and can be found on many sites

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Acid reflux meds causing kidney damage

It is finally becoming public that one of the most dangerous drugs prescribed like candy to far more people than even the statistics say, has been found to cause kidney damage according to a study just released April 14, 2016 by The Journal of the American Society of Nephrology. This is a long overdue spotlight on this horrendous type of medication that has been misused from the beginning, and it is most welcome to see in hopes of saving millions

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