Insomnia | Sleeping Pills

On March 27, 2012, in barbiturates, drug treatment abuse, substance use, by contributor

About 15% people over the world take drug to help them sleep, and as many again take tranquillizers to calm during the day. Sleeping pills work by slowing down the body’s central nervous system. In the right dose, they will send you to sleep. But the sleep they produce is different from natural sleep. Because [...]

Prescription Drug Abuse, Addiction, and Recovery

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