Monthly Archives: October 2016

More media interest

A journalist from the New York Times is going to write about what is happening in the UK with respect to PDD.  I have been in touch with him.  Spoke to another journalist, freelance, based in Wales, also looking to … Continue reading

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Radio programmes

And the links to the radio programmes discussing the issue of benzodiazepine dependence and withdrawal with personal stories.  The first programme is dedicated to benzodiazepines, the second programme is a magazine style programme with benzodiazepines being featured every so often … Continue reading

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A momentous week

No, I have not made a miraculous recovery!!!  Although I have to say that the way my brain is recovering seems pretty miraculous at times.  No, I am referring to the events in the media this week.   First there … Continue reading

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Some more publicity in the UK and Ireland

Yesterday BBC TV featured the harm caused by antidepressants http://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/p04ch68x And Shane Kenny, former radio presenter in Ireland, has produced a documentary about the benzodiazepine disaster comparing it to the Thalidomide disaster.  Features Professors Heather Ashton and Malcolm Lader, experts … Continue reading

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Still doing well

I am continuing to get up in the mornings.  I have a shower, get dressed and manage to walk half a mile before lunch.  Otherwise I am sitting in the lounge.  I don’t have to go back to bed after … Continue reading

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