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12 Shocking Facts About the Dangers of Psychiatric Drugs
April 7, 2014 – 11:18 pm | No Comment
12 Shocking Facts About the Dangers of Psychiatric Drugs

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Every day, doctors and psychiatrists dole out behavior-modifying medicines for a variety of psychiatric disorders. The disorders range from depression and ADHD (attention deficit hyperactive disorder) to bipolar and anxiety disorders. The sordid story behind …

FDA Finally Changes Recommended Dose For Tylenol
March 30, 2014 – 11:06 pm | No Comment
FDA Finally Changes Recommended Dose For Tylenol

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Acetaminophen, sold under the brand name Tylenol, among others, may be among the most dangerous medicines on the market. I’m sure this comes as a surprise to most of you, as virtually every single household keeps …

How Long Can Modern Medicine Drag-On Their Drug Era Before It Begins To Prescribe Vitamin D Pills En Masse?
March 29, 2014 – 9:26 pm | No Comment
How Long Can Modern Medicine Drag-On Their Drug Era Before It Begins To Prescribe Vitamin D Pills En Masse?

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Vitamin D was discovered to cure rickets in 1922. A short time later ergocalciferol, synthetic vitamin D, was developed and is still today the only FDA-approved prescription form of vitamin D despite it being inferior …

The Body’s Natural State Is Health, Not Diseased As We’ve Been Led to Believe
March 27, 2014 – 9:59 pm | No Comment
The Body’s Natural State Is Health, Not Diseased As We’ve Been Led to Believe

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
From the time we are conceived until the time we die, the cells in our bodies are endlessly working to maintain a natural state of homeostasis or equilibrium. When we turn to medicine or medical …

Scientists Condemn New FDA Study Saying BPA Is Safe: “It Borders on Scientific Misconduct”
March 25, 2014 – 1:59 am | No Comment
Scientists Condemn New FDA Study Saying BPA Is Safe: “It Borders on Scientific Misconduct”

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Researchers working on a joint NIH-FDA program to better regulate harmful chemicals accuse the agency of undermining their research with a flawed and deceptive study.

On February, a group of Food and Drug Administration scientists published a …

See a Side-by-Side Comparison of the Old and New Nutrition Labels
March 2, 2014 – 11:56 pm | No Comment
See a Side-by-Side Comparison of the Old and New Nutrition Labels

The White House and FDA announced on Wednesday a long-awaited proposal for updated nutrition labels.
There’s a 90-day period during which the public can weigh in, but if the new labels go into effect, calories will be bigger …

FDA Admits Anti-bacterial Soaps Are A Threat
January 12, 2014 – 6:29 pm | No Comment
FDA Admits Anti-bacterial Soaps Are A Threat

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Antibiotic resistance of disease to antibiotics has reached a tipping point at which it could creep into any nation in the world without notice. The FDA recently announced a bold new position on antibacterial soap: Manufacturers …

Philadelphia Children’s Hospital Bars Herbs And Supplements
November 16, 2013 – 8:28 pm | No Comment
Philadelphia Children’s Hospital Bars Herbs And Supplements

 
 
 
 
 
One of the nation’s largest and oldest children’s hospitals is cracking down on parents who bring their kids herbs, extracts or other dietary supplements.
In what it describes as a break from other hospitals, the Children’s …

FDA Warns of Infection Risk With Topical Antiseptics
November 14, 2013 – 6:03 pm | No Comment
FDA Warns of Infection Risk With Topical Antiseptics

 
 
 
 
 
 
WASHINGTON — The FDA wants label and packaging changes for certain topical antiseptic products to reduce the risk of infection.
The agency said on Wednesday that it is evaluating “infrequent but continuing reports ofinfections resulting from …

FDA Seeks To Tighten Controls On Hydrocodone Painkillers
November 9, 2013 – 6:32 pm | No Comment
FDA Seeks To Tighten Controls On Hydrocodone Painkillers

 
 
 
 
The Food and Drug Administration Thursday announced that it wants the federal government to impose tough new restrictions on some of the most widely used prescription painkillers.
The FDA said it planned to recommend that Vicodin and other …