Mental Health Archives

Think Fast. Stay Sharp. Many lives have been touched by Alzheimer’s Disease and other neurological conditions. The fact of the matter is, the brain’s neural connections start declining as early as age 20. By the time we hit 45 this decline occurs even more rapidly, which may lead to increased frequency of forgetfulness, poorer concentration and…

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Safer Ways to Mental Health Psychiatric Drugs The First Gate-Way Drug (part 6 of Mental Health series. Videos 16-18 of documentary The Marketing of Madness below) There are many long and short term side effects of psychotropic drugs. Violence, suicide, depression, anxiety, mood swings, hallucinations, sicknesses, addiction, loss of job, dangerous thoughts, seizures, tremors, sleeplessness…

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Screening for Mental Illness (part 5 of Mental Health series. Videos 13-15 of documentary The Marketing of Madness below) Foster children, Military, pregnant women, mental health screening, psychotropic drugs and side effects. NUMBER OF SIDE EFFECTS: Prozac 1,817, Zoloft 2,194 and Paxil 2,497 Foster children are the most powerless kids in America. They are the…

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Drug Marketing to Doctors and You (part 4 of Mental Health series. Videos 10-12 of documentary The Marketing of Madness below) Drug company representatives make money based on how many prescriptions the doctors they are “in control” of write for the drugs they are pushing. My husband actually knew a drug representative who made excellent…

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A psychiatrist tells the truth — it’s “OK” not to be ‘normal’ It’s okay not to be normal? Why not? What is normal? If it was up to drug companies, psychiatrists and doctors no one would be normal. Is there something wrong with everyone one of us? If you are shy, you have social anxiety…

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Drugging Our Nation and Our Children (part 3 of Mental Health series. Videos 7-9 of documentary The Marketing of Madness below) How are studies conducted? How are these drugs tested and are they safe? The truth may shock you, as demonstrated in the videos below. Most of the doctors promoting these “medications” have financial ties…

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Can Sanity and Insanity be Distinguished? (part 2 of Mental Health series. Videos 4-6 of documentary The Marketing of Madness below) It is really a tragic commentary on the effectiveness of medical marketing that 100 million people worldwide are taking psychotropic drugs. These powerful medications interfere with the delicate and complex workings of your brain…

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What is Mental Health? Almost everyone I know is on some form of anti-depressant or other behavior modifying drug. Did you know there have been 3.9 million adverse side effects to Prozac alone? Some of which include violence and suicide? I am very afraid for them. Like so many others, they have bought into the…

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