Dr. Oz: Benzodiazepines Linked to Alzheimer’s Disease
Dr. Oz talked about the disturbing link between sleep aids and anxiety medication to Alzheimer’s Disease. Benzodiazepines are used for a number of conditions, but they’ve been grabbing headlines recently for side effects including addiction, dizziness, confusion, and memory loss. A new study shows benzos are linked to Alzheimer’s. People with Alzheimer’s are 50 percent more likely to have taken benzos. The longer people took benzos, the greater their risk.