Recently, we read about Tom Brokaw who was hospitalized after appearing on a morning TV show. He had mistakenly taken Ambien (a prescription sleep medication) in the early morning. Kerry Kennedy, daughter of Robert F Kennedy, was arrested for a DUI this summer and apparently had also taken Ambien without realizing it. What is this all about?
Americans are having trouble falling asleep and staying asleep. And they are turning to pills for help. In 2008, there were over 56 million prescriptions for sleeping medication!
While most adults and teens may have trouble falling... Read More