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Regular use of prescription drugs for pain and sleep increases frailty risk by 95 percent

Regular use of prescription drugs for pain and sleep increases frailty risk by 95 percent

Source: Medical Xpress

Researchers from the Oregon Research Institute (ORI) and Florida Atlantic University (FAU) are the first to demonstrate statistically significant links between self-reported regular use of prescription drugs for pain and/or sleep, and longitudinal risk of frailty in adults ages 65 and older.

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