We should all be thankful to the field of psychiatry for proving over and over again that electro-convulsive therapy (ECT) has never helped anyone, ever, be a smarter or a better person.

What is the DSM?

The American Psychiatric Association’s Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) is psychiatry’s  billing bible of so-called mental disorders. With the DSM, psychiatry has taken countless aspects of human behavior and reclassified them as a mental illness simply by adding the term disorder onto them. While even key DSM Read more…

17 Interesting Facts about Doctors and Patients – Misdiagnosed Conditions

This is from EdMedExpert Blog: http://www.emedexpert.com/blog/general/17-interesting-facts-about-doctors-and-patients/ Go to the link to read the explanation.  My comments are below each point in square brackets. 1.  How frequently do doctors misdiagnose patients? [I thought their 10-15% was a little low. See the book ‘A Dose of Sanity’ by Sydney Walker III M.D. Read more…