We need greater awareness of the dangers of certain medications. Opioids in particular can make one more sensitive to pain, inhibit senses, lower sex drive and quickly cause dependence. Learn more from "Brainmain"
Benzodiazepines slow down the activity of the central nervous system and delay the messages exchanged between the brain and body. For more information visit the Australian Drug Foundation website: http://ow.ly/DTvBi
The number of ambulance calls in metropolitan Melbourne for incidents related to prescription painkillers are skyrocketing. Join our movement on www.drshopping.org and make a call to action to your local MP about medication misuse and the need for a real-time prescription monitoring system.
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