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Parental Consent Act 2011 Will Protect Children and Parents

September 7, 2011 by  
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Representative Ron Paul (R., Texas) recently reintroduced legislation that would keep federal funding from being used to establish or implement any universal or mandatory mental health, psychiatric, or socio-emotional screening program without Parental Consent. Because of the generality of mental health tests, it’s easy for widespread screening to lead to mass labeling, drugging and life-long […]

Risperdal Overcharge Trial Looms Over J&J

February 14, 2011 by  
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Louisiana paves the way for other states to file suit against Johnson & Johnson

Army efforts don’t stem Fort Hood suicides

January 12, 2011 by  
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USA Today Gregg Zoroya The Army’s largest post saw a record-high number of soldiers kill themselves in 2010 despite a mental health effort aimed at reversing the trend. The Army says 22 soldiers have either killed themselves or are suspected of doing so last year at its post at Fort Hood in Texas, twice the […]

FDA Plans to Deregulate Electroconvulsive Therapy

January 5, 2011 by  
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In a time when the FDA is criminalizing raw milk and classifying foods as controllable drugs, they want to limit control of a device whose sole purpose is to cause seizures and brain damage! Gaia Health by Heidi Stevenson 11 December 2010 If you thought that electric shock treatment was a thing of the past…well, […]

Military Kids Taking More Psychiatric Drugs

January 4, 2011 by  
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Army Times By Karen Jowers and Andrew Tilghman Before his father deployed to Iraq, Daniel Radenz was a well-adjusted fifth-grader earning straight A’s and B’s in school near Fort Hood, Texas. But shortly after Army Lt. Col. Blaine Radenz left home in June 2008, his 11-year-old son became withdrawn and anxious. His grades at school […]

Prescription Nation: 25% of Children On Meds

January 4, 2011 by  
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Secondhand Smoke Wesley J. Smith There is something wrong with this picture.  A full one in four of American kids takes meds.  From the story: These days, the medicine cabinet is truly a family affair. More than a quarter of U.S. kids and teens are taking a medication on a chronic basis, according to Medco […]

Interests in Conflict: Another Year of Opacity and Ghostwriting for the Drug Industry

January 4, 2011 by  
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CounterPunch New Year’s Edition December 31, 2010 – January 2, 2011 By Martha Rosenberg At the annual American Psychiatric Association meeting in New Orleans this summer, 200 protestors chanted “no conflicts of interest” and held up photos of individual doctors outside the convention center. Inside the hall, their charges were verified. The meeting’s Daily Bulletin […]

How a Bill Becomes a Law

May 13, 2010 by  
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HOW A BILL BECOMES A LAW

Eli Lilly Lawsuits

April 12, 2010 by  
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Montana, Eli Lilly reach $13M agreement BY JOHN O’BRIEN NEW YORK (Legal Newsline) – With the state of Montana’s recent settlement, only three lawsuits brought by states remain against Eli Lilly & Co. over its prescription antipsychotic Zyprexa. The two sides reached a $13 million settlement, entered in a federal court in New York Wednesday, […]

Psychiatric Drug Side Effects Search Engine

September 13, 2009 by  
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See Side Effects of Psychiatric Drugs Reported to the FDA Decrypted FDA reports reveal 4,260 suicides, 2,452 additional deaths,195 homicides from psychiatric drugs in 2004-2006 alone Click here to go directly to Psychiatric Drug Side Effects Search Engine For the first time the side effects of psychiatric drugs that have been reported to the U.S. […]

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