Questions to Ask your doctor when he/she prescribes an opioid, benzodiazepine, antidepressant, stimulant, antipsychotic, or other dangerous medication

ALL medications have dangers... I mean ALL.  I have prepared a list for my readers of questions you need to print out and take with you to your doctor - each and every single time you visit him or her.  Medication, whether it be a dangerous opioid or any other medication is a major commitment … Continue reading Questions to Ask your doctor when he/she prescribes an opioid, benzodiazepine, antidepressant, stimulant, antipsychotic, or other dangerous medication

12 Turmeric Benefits — Boosting Mental, Skin & Joint Health. Far more effective than Rx drugs!

Turmeric (Curcuma longa), the main spice in the Indian dish curry, is argued by many to be the most powerful herb on the planet at fighting and potentially reversing disease. Turmeric benefits are incredibly vast and very thoroughly researched; currently, there are over 10,000 peer-reviewed articles published proving turmeric benefits, especially one of its renowned healing compounds, curcumin. This puts … Continue reading 12 Turmeric Benefits — Boosting Mental, Skin & Joint Health. Far more effective than Rx drugs!

Anticholinergic Antidepressants Have Been Found to be Linked with Dementia

In a recent study from the University of East Anglia, researchers find that long-term use of anticholinergic antidepressants are linked to a higher risk of dementia. Anticholinergic antidepressants have been found to be linked with dementia, even when taken up to 20 years before a diagnosis. The research also shows a dementia risk linked to … Continue reading Anticholinergic Antidepressants Have Been Found to be Linked with Dementia

Is The Pain Really Relieved OR Is It The High?

I can remember the first time I was given an opioid.  I was in a great deal of pain from a motor vehicle accident when someone crashed into the rear of my car and pushed me into the car in front of me.  It was a rainy day and the roads were slippery.  I was … Continue reading Is The Pain Really Relieved OR Is It The High?

DR. PETER BREGGIN, MD: THE PROVEN DANGERS OF ANTIDEPRESSANTS

by Peter R. Breggin, M.D. On March 22 the FDA issued an extraordinary “Public Health Advisory” that cautioned about the risks associated with the whole new generation of antidepressants including Prozac and its knock offs, Zoloft, Paxil, Luvox, Celexa, and Lexapro, as well as Wellbutrin, Effexor, Serzone, and Remeron. The warning followed a public hearing … Continue reading DR. PETER BREGGIN, MD: THE PROVEN DANGERS OF ANTIDEPRESSANTS

Studies Show Treating Depression With SSRI Drugs May Seriously Sabotage Your Well-Being

Mild depression. Situational depression. Anxiety. These don’t seem like the types of psychological problems that would lead to aggression, addiction and suicide. Yet, that is exactly what’s happening more frequently than ever before. Thriving Mental Health Market When Prozac came out in 1988, it was supposed to make everyone happier. Eli Lilly sold us on … Continue reading Studies Show Treating Depression With SSRI Drugs May Seriously Sabotage Your Well-Being

Do You Take Any of These 11 Dangerous Statins or Cholesterol Drugs?

Although this article has nothing to do with addictive drugs, it's extremely relevant because ongoing use will give you other diseases, disorders, complications and eventual death. That said, please read. Story at-a-glance One in four Americans over the age of 45 are now taking a statin drug, despite the fact that there are over 900 … Continue reading Do You Take Any of These 11 Dangerous Statins or Cholesterol Drugs?

Has Gabapentin Become a Drug of Abuse?

This is a VERY critical article for those of you who are being lied to about Gabapentin (Neurontin).  It IS addictive and you should NOT be taking it... especially if you have suffered a prior addiction.  Please read. Question Has gabapentin become a drug of abuse? Response from Sarah T. Melton, PharmD Associate Professor of … Continue reading Has Gabapentin Become a Drug of Abuse?

There’s Someone Missing in Bed

It's really a menage de twa, as the only one missing in this telling cartoon is a doctor who needs to be there in bed with the FDA and the Drug Companies.  It's times like these, I wish I could draw well and fix this up.  In any case, NEVER  trust the medical profession... that … Continue reading There’s Someone Missing in Bed