Long Term

Some articles on long, term, long term:

Settled Insanity
... United States jurisdictions now recognize that the long-term voluntary use of an intoxicating substance can cause a stable or "settled insanity" that can serve as a defense to a criminal act, especially ... California law recognizes "settled insanity" in the case of long-term use, but it does not recognize the temporary mental state caused by the recent consumption of an intoxicant ...
Long-term Effects Of Benzodiazepines - Symptoms
... Effects of long-term benzodiazepine use may include disinhibition, impaired concentration and memory, depression, as well as sexual dysfunction ... The long-term effects of benzodiazepines may differ from the adverse effects seen after acute administration of benzodiazepines ... healthcare costs due to accidents and other adverse effects associated with the long-term use of benzodiazepines ...
Colony Collapse Disorder - Possible Causes - Pesticides
... Scientists have long been concerned that pesticides and possibly some fungicides may have sub-lethal effects on bees, not killing them outright but instead impairing their development and behavior ... lethal, but they are concerned about possible chronic problems caused by long-term exposure ... Third, the bees themselves place pollen and honey into long-term storage, effectively meaning that there may be a delay of anywhere from days to months before contaminated provisions are fed to the ...
Long-term Effects Of Benzodiazepines - History - Political Controversy
... research be conducted into the effects of long-term use of benzodiazepines A 2009 British Government parliamentary inquiry recommended that research into the long-term ... to make doctors aware of the problems associated with the long-term use of benzodiazepines, as well as the dangers of benzodiazepine drug addiction ... restricting the use of benzodiazepines to short-term use and updated and strengthened these warnings in 1988 ...
Long-term Effects Of Benzodiazepines - Symptoms - Cognitive Status
... Long-term benzodiazepine use can lead to a generalised impairment of cognition, including sustained attention, verbal learning and memory and psychomotor, visuo-motor and ... neuroimaging studies, but no brain abnormalities have been found in patients treated long term with benzodiazepines ... When benzodiazepine users cease long-term benzodiazepine therapy, their cognitive function improves in the first six months, although deficits may be permanent or take longer than six months to return to ...

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