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Antidepressant birth defects

The only thing sadder than having your doctor put you antidepressants would be finding out that those antidepressants causes birth defects in your child. It is not uncommon at all for doctors to put pregnant ladies on antidepressants – but … Continue reading

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Go to the brain shrink for a good dose of brain shrink

Antipsychotic medications cause a measureable decrease in brain volume! Of course, our brains naturally lose some volume as we age, caused by lost brain cells and connections, AKA atrophy. But how many doctors will tell you that taking antipsychotic drugs … Continue reading

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How’s your health?

How is your medicine working for ya? Are you getting better? Improving daily? I’ll bet you’re going to the doctor less and less. Or, are you getting stuck with more prescriptions as you go? Can you even remember to take … Continue reading

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Chronic pain in children soars

Chronic pain in children has gone skyrockets with an increase of 831% between 2004 to 2010. Interestingly, girls outpaced the boys at about 2 ½ to 1 and the average patient was a white girl about 14 years old with … Continue reading

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For sickness or heath

Are we generally getting sicker or healthier? What has our modern health system wrought for our health? A shocking 70% or so of Americans are now on at least one prescription drug, and over 50% take two medications. A pitiful … Continue reading

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Hospital die-ets

Ever eaten hospital food? It’s a wonder the visitors make it out alive let alone the sick. The difference between a dietitian and a nutritionist is that the dietitian has a budget to feed a group of people (like a … Continue reading

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