Dr. Christy Huff is a cardiologist who has her own personal story, as a patient, with a class of drugs called benzodiazepines that is both eye opening, shocking and candid. Listen to what she has to say and find out what she’s doing to help millions in order to prevent further injury and devastation from these drugs that are being taken as prescribed by people all around the world, not just the United States.
Show note links:
To learn more about the Benzodiazepine Information Coalition (BIC), visit www.benzoinfo.com
To contribute a tax-deductible donation to BIC which will help them to do the work to raise awareness, initiate research and ultimately lower benzo injury and harm, click here.
Are you taking a benzodiazepine and looking for a healthcare provider that will help you with safe tapering? Access a list of supportive benzo doctors from BIC’s website who are willing to work with patients on a slow taper (list is organized by state). If you are a doctor/healthcare provider or know one that should be on the list, email the BIC team: bic(at)benzoinfo.com
To access the benzodiazepine withdrawal support group mentioned in this episode, visit BenzoBuddies.
Learn more about World Benzodiazepine Awareness Day (July 11) by visiting www.w-bad.org