Is there a link between psychotropic drug use and mass shootings?
The shooter in Las Vegas was taking diazapam. Should we as Americans be looking at the connection between mass shootings and prescription drugs? The las Vegas shooter had taken diazepam tablets. Other mas shooters had also taken psychotropic drugs before killing others.
https://www.reviewjournal.com/local/the … g-in-june/
From the Article “Paddock was prescribed 50 10-milligram diazepam tablets by Henderson physician Dr. Steven Winkler on June 21...Paddock purchased the drug — its brand name is Valium — without insurance at a Walgree
by My Esoteric 6 months ago
The following ideas would, I think, go a long way to REDUCE (not eliminate) mass killings in particular and death by gun overall.1. Heavily regulate ownership of any weapon classified as "semi-automatic", whether pistol or rifle. 2. Heavily regulate possession of any magazine over 10...
by Jinet Marte 4 years ago
What is going on in this young people's minds that pushes them to perform such deadly acts of violence? School and mass shootings have become some deadly sort of grim "tradition" in this world. Alarming disposition of today's youth to just decimate other young and adult people. What's...
by PeterStip 2 years ago
Orlando. Isn't it time for banning fire arms in the US ?Almost every day there is a mass shooting in the US. A mass shooting is 4 or more people shot. (http://www.shootingtracker.com/)Australia banned guns. Result - no more mass shootings.It's so simple. Less guns on the street, less mass...
by Mike Russo 5 months ago
Our thoughts and prayers are with you and the victims is not enough to stop these senseless killings.
by Josh Ratzburg 2 years ago
What are your thoughts on gun control?With the recent mass shooting in Oregon, it makes me think that there needs to be better gun control laws. "But criminals are still going to break laws and get guns, so you're really just controlling law-abiding citizens" ... maybe, but how many of...
by Christin Sander 5 years ago
When is the right time to talk about gun control - NOT banning guns, but sensible controls?Why is it whenever the subject of gun control is brought up people get so hostile and angry about protecting guns at all costs? Do you need an assault weapon to hunt or protect your family? Isn't...
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