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Drug your Children!

Before you allow your children to be subjected to the dubious wonders of drugs like Ritalin, read this article by Dr. Breggin.  He outlines exactly what various drugs actually do to the brain.  It brings tears to my eyes every time I hear of some child’s parent resorting to drugs Read more…

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The Myth of the Chemical Imbalance…Quote:

“I don’t believe I have ever heard a knowledgeable, well-trained psychiatrist make such a preposterous claim [that patients have a chemical imbalance], except perhaps to mock it…In truth, the ‘chemical imbalance’ notion was always a kind of urban legend—never a theory seriously propounded by well-informed psychiatrists.” –Ronald W. Pies, M.D., Professor of Read more…

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Psychiatric Labelling

I don’t agree with everything in this article.  It is well researched and from the psychiatric industry itself, suggesting that materials such as the Diagnostic Statistical Manual (The go to manual of Psychiatry) should be abolished.  The article also points out there are not physical tests for any of the ‘diseases’ Read more…

Tools to Make a Safe Country

Guns and violence.  There have been some terrible tragedies recently – the school shootings in America.  The anti gun people and the pro gun people are seriously ‘up in arms’ against each other.  This is actually a great result and behind it a wonderful tactic if you can get away Read more…

Say NO to drugs!

The whole labeling thing by psychiatrists really ticks me off.  How to slam and oppress an active child.  He can’t keep his attention on what YOU want him to keep his or her attention on so YOU label him or her ADHD instead of something positive.  Makes for a pretty Read more…

Remedies for depression

I was reading the Rodale website for recipes and I happened upon their remedies section.  They have some sensible depression remedies. http://remedies.rodale.com/depression-remedies I personally like the one, “Make Someone’s Day“.   I try and make a friendly, uplifting comment to someone every day. Perhaps you are lacking sleep (“Get some zzz’s“).  Read more…

ADHD Drug therapy – Is it dangerous?

ADHD Drug Treatment and its Dangers: The US Drug Enforcement Agency (DEA) website states: “Ritalin is …structurally and pharmacologically similar to amphetamines and cocaine and has the same dependency profile of cocaine and other stimulants.” Even the milder side effects of ADHD drug treatment include such problems as behavior disturbances, Read more…

Definition of Informed Consent

Doctors should give you information about a treatment’s side effects and if there are alternatives.  This is done in order for you to decide whether or not you wish to undergo such treatment. This process of understanding the risks and benefits of treatment is known as informed consent. It is based on the moral and Read more…