The holiday season brings out the worst in driving behavior. Mix winter conditions with stressed out drivers - many of whom have been drinking alcohol - and you have a recipe for a bad accident.
Antipsychotic drugs present serious risks to elderly people suffering from dementia, including those with Alzheimer's. For these people, antipsychotic medication brings an increased risk of infections, heart failure and death. Yet, nursing homes continue to administer antipsychotic meds to patients suffering from dementia, sometimes even using antipsychotics as a means of controlling unwanted behavior.
It has been a devastating stretch for the family, friends and teammates of Ohio State University football player Kosta Karageorge, The 22-year-old athlete was recently found dead from what appears to be a self-inflicted gunshot.