Monday, June 3, 2013

Dr. David Healy/ Big Pharma can't shut up...An imperative READ

http://www.alternet.org/print/meet-doctor-big-pharma-cant-shut


EXCERPT......PLEASE read all of this most important article, please share with those in your world, be certain to look at the links available at the end of this article, all are astounding!

"For years, it was fairly easy for people in the pharmaceutical and medical industries to label Healy, Kirsch and Breggin as alarmists. But two summers ago, one of the most prominent members of U.S. medical establishment, Marcia Angell, former editor-in-chief of New England Journal of Medicine, published an article damning the over-prescription of psychoactive drugs. In two essays in the June 23, 2011[4] and July 14, 2011 [5] New York Review of Books, Angell backed arguments by the university clinician Kirsh, the mental heath journalist Robert Whitaker, and Boston psychiatrist Daniel Carlat that there is something extremely suspicious about the following trends: the number of people treated for depression has tripled since the launch of Prozac in 1987; 10 percent of Americans over age six are taking antidepressants; and 30 antipsychotics like Risperdal, Zyprexa and Seroquel are replacing cholesterol-lowering agents as the top-selling class of drugs in the U.S., largely because they are being prescribed to children..........."

PLEASE NOTE.... Drug abuse among teens.........STATISTICS   http://www.teenhelp.com/teen-drug-abuse/teen-drug-abuse-statistics.html

Drug abuse among adults...... STATISTICS.....http://voices.yahoo.com/adult-drug-abuse-10256767.html

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