Smokescreen

A Review of the book:  Smokescreen, by Kevin A. Sabet You’ve been lied to. For the last 20 or 30 years, you’ve been told that marijuana is safe, that it’s harmless, that it’s “an herb”. It simply isn’t true. Smokescreen is an impassioned, intelligent plea to look beyond the smokescreen Read more…

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DSM-IV & DSM-V

Psychiatry’s handbook, the DSM (Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders) has some really weird stuff in it.  It, at least, should be questioned. Not a lot of science here. Great article breaking down some of the disorders that are listed by T.J. Nelson in his blog post: Weird Stuff Read more…

Immune System and Drugs

How do drugs, both prescribed (legal) and street drugs affect your immune system?  Long term side effects and short term side effects? How does this affect the overall health of people in the USA and Canada. The United States of America comes 37th on a list of healthiest countries in Read more…

Iatrogenic Deaths

We put far too much faith in doctors.  Doctors have become our gods.  I’ve never been one to put trust in another for my well being.  I know people my age that are taking a dozen or more drugs to keep them going.  And perfectly healthy individuals that are not.  Read more…

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Stress, Depression and The News

Stop Watching the News A friend of mine living in Los Angeles told me an interesting story.  This happened about 15 years ago.  He worked construction in the Hollywood area on higher end houses.  While on the job one day, the client expressed that she was fighting ongoing depression, talking Read more…

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Why I Don’t Trust Big Pharma

Here are a few reasons why I don’t trust the pharmaceutical industry Opioid Crisis The damage to society from opioids is something that is not in question.  In an article on canada.gov,  “Measuring the impact of the opioid overdose epidemic on life expectancy at birth in Canada” shows that in Read more…

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Is Marijuana a Drug?

Marijuana:  If we are going to talk about this, have a discussion, let us first define our terms.   Per: https://www.drugabuse.gov “Drugs can alter the way people think, feel, and behave by disrupting neurotransmission, the process of communication between neurons (nerve cells) in the brain.” I was having a discussion Read more…

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Vaxx vs Anti-Vaxx

Vaxxers vs Anti-Vaxxers vs Big Pharma Vaccination is a sensitive subject right now. Always has been, but now with the whole Covid-19 thing going on it is even more inflammatory.   I’ve done a huge amount of research on the subject in the last 2-3 months, more than I have Read more…