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Benzodiazepines Tied to Higher Pneumonia Risk in Patients with Alzheimer's Free

Benzodiazepine use is associated with increased pneumonia risk among patients with Alzheimer disease, according to an observational study in CMAJ.

New Guidance for Caring for Adolescent Sexual Assault Victims Published Free

The American Academy of Pediatrics offers new guidance for clinicians on treating adolescents who've been sexually abused.

New Guidance on Insomnia Drugs Published Free

The guidelines recommend a range of medications to treat both sleep-onset and sleep-maintenance insomnia.


Who Uses Marijuana for Medical Purposes? Free

People who report marijuana use for medical reasons are very similar to recreational users.