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All In The Mind - ABC Radio National

ABC Radio National

Health, Science & Medicine

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Science & Medicine 42

All In The Mind is Radio National's weekly foray into the mental universe, the mind, brain and behaviour - everything from addiction to artificial intelligence.

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The use and abuse of benzos

November 15th, 2015

Episode 94 of 142 episodes

Remember the Rolling Stones hit Mothers Little Helper? The song reflected the massive increase in the use of benzodiazepines during the early 1960s—particularly those under the brand name of Valium. We discuss the addictive nature of benzos, and how to manage them.

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