Psychotropic medications, including short-acting benzodiazepines, strongly increase the frequency of falls in the elderly, according to research from the Netherlands published in Maturitas: The European Menopause Journal.
Strien, A., Koek, H., van Marum, R., Emmelot-Vonk, E., Psychotropic medications, including short acting benzodiazepines, strongly increase the frequency of falls in elderly. Maturitas, online January 25, 2013
I think this is newsworthy.
The actual harmful effects of all psych drugs should be made public on a grand scale, covered by media, just like cocaine.