CHOLESTEROL-LOWERING DRUGS HAVE SERIOUS SIDE EFFECTS THAT INCLUDE BRAIN DAMAGE

One out of every five Americans has been convinced to take a statin drug in order to lower their blood cholesterol levels and supposedly prevent heart disease. The Centers for Disease Control (CDC) admit that statin drug use is on the rise; Atorvastatin (Lipitor) is the best-selling prescription drug in the world. The problem with … Continue reading CHOLESTEROL-LOWERING DRUGS HAVE SERIOUS SIDE EFFECTS THAT INCLUDE BRAIN DAMAGE

FDA Says Certain Antibiotics Could Rupture Main Artery

They're certain antibiotics, known as fluoroquinolones. Popular brand names include Avelox, Cipro, and Levaquin. Now, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration says these antibiotics "can increase the occurrence of rare but serious events of ruptures or tears in the main artery of the body," the aorta. The FDA says these ruptures "can lead to dangerous bleeding or … Continue reading FDA Says Certain Antibiotics Could Rupture Main Artery

HARVARD INVESTIGATION SHOWS DOCTORS ARE PAID HUGE SUMS TO PRESCRIBE ADDICTIVE OPIOIDS

Addicted to prescription drugs?  SUE YOUR DOCTOR! In 2010, it was found that roughly 100,000 Americans die each year from prescription drugs alone. When it comes to opioids, the number of deaths is in the tens of thousands while a quarter of patients who were given a short-term prescription transitioned to long-term use. Now, according to a recent … Continue reading HARVARD INVESTIGATION SHOWS DOCTORS ARE PAID HUGE SUMS TO PRESCRIBE ADDICTIVE OPIOIDS

Precedent Set as Court Orders Gov’t to Pay for Medical Marijuana Instead of Opioids for Worker’s Comp

Freehold Township, NJ – In a major victory for medicinal cannabis rights, a New Jersey workers’ compensation judge has ordered a Freehold Township to pay for an injured worker’s medical marijuana, despite an insurance carrier’s objections stemming from the drug’s status Schedule 1 status as a controlled substance under federal law. People will no longer … Continue reading Precedent Set as Court Orders Gov’t to Pay for Medical Marijuana Instead of Opioids for Worker’s Comp

Report states: Overprescribing Doctor Linked To Hundreds Of Deaths

The doctor's “brusque and indifferent” prescribing of diamorphine led to the deaths of at least 456 patients between 1989-2000. A British doctor is making headlines once again, after a report released Wednesday (June 20) concluded that her policy of over-prescribing a powerful pain medication led to hundreds of patient deaths. Jane Barton, who is now … Continue reading Report states: Overprescribing Doctor Linked To Hundreds Of Deaths

Synthetic Marijuana is NOT in any way anything like Marijuana!

I feel that I need to address synthetic marijuana again, because it is destroying lives.  Make no mistake about it, it is NOT related to marijuana at all. Synthetic cannabis (also called synthetic cannabinds, SCs, or synncanns) hides under many other names like K2 and Spice, as well as a label which reads “Not for … Continue reading Synthetic Marijuana is NOT in any way anything like Marijuana!

FYI: Big Pharma Paid Millions In Secret Settlements After Antidepressants Linked To Mass Murder

Every time there are reports of a mass shooting, there are a number of people who automatically question whether the suspect had mental health issues or was taking prescription medications such as antidepressants. While history has shown that the most notorious mass shooters in this century were taking antidepressants or Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors (SSRIs) … Continue reading FYI: Big Pharma Paid Millions In Secret Settlements After Antidepressants Linked To Mass Murder

WHY ISN’T THERE A BAN ON BIG PHARMA, WHEN OPIOIDS ARE KILLING SIGNIFICANTLY FAR MORE PEOPLE THAN GUNS ARE????????

Americans continue to mourn the dozens of people who were killed and hundreds wounded by a crazed lunatic in Las Vegas on Sunday, and as is usually the case when guns are involved in a mass murder incident, the usual suspects are once more calling for gun bans. “Nowhere but America do horrific large-scale mass shootings … Continue reading WHY ISN’T THERE A BAN ON BIG PHARMA, WHEN OPIOIDS ARE KILLING SIGNIFICANTLY FAR MORE PEOPLE THAN GUNS ARE????????

STUDY: Antidepressants Linked to Higher Rates of Suicide and Self-Harm

Evidence continues to pile up about the serious risks of taking antidepressants, and a new study provides additional proof that these risks extend beyond the popular SSRI class of drugs. A study out of the University of Nottingham links some popular antidepressants to a higher rate of suicide and self-harm among people suffering from depression … Continue reading STUDY: Antidepressants Linked to Higher Rates of Suicide and Self-Harm