Start A Petition

Health & Wellness

VIDDEO - Research Reveals Nutrition Improves Mental Health Better Than Prescription Medication
Health & Wellness  (tags: research, nutrition, Mental health, prescription drugs, short term basis, medications, detrimental, AlternativeMed, diet, health, food, healthcare, humans, treatment )

- 65 days ago -
According to the findings revealed in her research, current prescriptions are only effective on a short term basis, however on a long term basis, medications are ineffective, and in some cases detrimental.
Petition - Tell NBC and This Is Us to Stop Hurting Chronic Pain Patients!
Health & Wellness  (tags: tv shows, opioids, opioid epidemic, opioid addiction, chronic pain, painkillers, painkiller addiction, prescription drug abuse, prescription drugs )

- 196 days ago -
Legitimate chronic pain patients are already being stigmatized in today's world for needing opioids to function, although the vast majority do not become addicted or overdose. Yet the show indicates otherwise with a recent storyline.
Medicare Beneficiaries Deserve Fair Drug Pricing! - Petition
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare Fair Drug Pricing Act, medicare, Medicare Part D, prescription drugs )

- 855 days ago -
The law that established Medicare Part D explicitly prohibits the prescription drug program from negotiating lower drug costs for beneficiaries. The Medicare Fair Drug Pricing Act would allow Medicare to negotiate prices for prescription drugs.
Why Is Insulin So Expensive In The U.S.?
Health & Wellness  (tags: drug price, insulin, biotechnology, generics, Diabetes, prescription drugs )

- 1154 days ago -
When patients couldn't afford to take their insulin, Dr. Greene decided to call some local pharmacies, to ask about low-cost options. He was told no such options existed.
Drugs: Deadlier Than Car Accidents?
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, death, prescription drugs, prescription drug overdoses, safety, risks, warning, protection, humans, healthcare, abuse, Body-Mind-Spirit, drugs, study )

- 2434 days ago -
The number of Americans killed each year by drugs is on the rise -- largely due to prescription substances that are perfectly legal
ACTION ALERT: Reign in the Price of U.S. Prescription Drugs! PLEASE SIGN !
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, healthcare, medicine, prescription drugs, pricing, government )

- 2459 days ago -
Imagine having to choose between purchasing life saving prescription medication and putting food on your table. For many in the U.S., this scenario is real and ongoing.
Drugs A-Z
Health & Wellness  (tags: prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, natural products, information on possible side effects and )

- 2980 days ago -
Find information on more than 24,000 prescription drugs, over-the-counter medications, and natural products, including possible side effects and drug interactions.
Why So Many Are Sick   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: fast food. risks, hamburger recalled, steaks, mercury poisioning, lead exposure, formaldehyde, pesticides residues, use ozone, clean drinking water, clean air act, Body-Mind-Spirit, AlternativeMed, prescription drugs, prescription vitamins, depression )

- 3233 days ago -
Milton Mills MD puts it all together -- how the real enemy of American is not Osama, and how meat can cause behavioral problems in children.Eat natural fruits and vegetables. Stay away from fast foods.You really are what you eat. So eat safe foods.
NEWS UPDATE: Drug Companies May Narrow Medicare Coverage Gap
Health & Wellness  (tags: Medicare, prescription drugs, pharmaceutical companies, healthcare reform, 80 billion discount in pescription drug )

- 3254 days ago -
Drug manufacturers have agreed to offer up to $80 billion in prescription drug discounts to government programs like Medicare, the Washington Post reported on Saturday. 10-year agreement for those Medicare patients who have gap in drug coverage.
Half of U.S. Doctors Often Prescribe Placebos
Health & Wellness  (tags: healthcare, treatment, prescription drugs, prescription vitamins, placebos, medicine, health, ethics, study, warning, corruption, lies )

- 3494 days ago -
About half of American doctors in a new survey say they regularly give patients placebo treatments -- usually drugs or vitamins that won't really help their condition. Many aren't honest with their patients about the treatments.
Find Out What Drugs the FDA Is Investigating
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, pharmaceuticals, pharmaceutical industry, Food & Drug Administrations, prescription drugs, drug investigation )

- 3542 days ago -
The FDA is initiating quarterly listings of pharmaceuticals it's investigating. There will be a list every three months on the FDA website. Of course, it will give us only partial info so as not to tick off Big Pharma, but it's probably worth checking.
Prescription Drugs: What You Don't Know Can Kill You
Health & Wellness  (tags: prescription drugs, prescriptions, overdoses, drugs, drug deaths )

- 3581 days ago -
Drug deaths from incorrect dosages, mixing prescriptions and other mistakes are causing a dramatic rise in deaths.
The Drugging of Our Children (Gary Null) (SSRI Drug Dangers)(Columbine Shooting)   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, prescription drugs, ADD, ADHD, medicine, research, investigation, safety, risks, warning, Body-Mind-Spirit )

- 3674 days ago -
Psychiatrists may prescribe psychotropic drugs despite the dangers, many school systems actually work with government agencies to force parents to drug their children, threatening those...
Five-Year-Old Took Wrong Medication for Two Months
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, prescription drugs, safety, risks )

- 3748 days ago -
Walgreens gave a steroid never intended for children and not the blood pressure drug prescribed to treat Trey Jones' hand tremors and hyperactivity. Walgreens refilled the prescription four times, eventually at double the adult dosage, before caught.

butterfly credits on the news network

  • credits for vetting a newly submitted story
  • credits for vetting any other story
  • credits for leaving a comment
learn more

Popular Tags for: Health & Wellness

Most Active Stories Today in Health & Wellness tagged with prescription drugs

top story finders in Health & Wellness

1. Animae C 14 popular stories

2. W. C 14 popular stories

3. Marianne R 13 popular stories

4. JL A 13 popular stories

5. William C 13 popular stories

6. Laura H 13 popular stories

7. Paulo R 12 popular stories

8. Cher C 12 popular stories

9. Stephanie s 11 popular stories

10. Cathy B 10 popular stories

more top news finders »

What makes a top story finder?
A top finder is someone who submits stories that become popular and are promoted to the front page.

wanted: news analysts

Get Active in the Care2 News Network!

Help ferret out the most noteworthy of the Newly Submitted stories and promote them to the Front Page.

care2 news network tools

News Network Bookmarklet

Submit stories from your browser toolbar with the easy to use Add to Care2 News! bookmarklet.

News Network Syndication

Get this page in RSS. Keep up to date with the Care2 News Network in your favorite RSS reader. Yahoo!, Newsgator, Bloglines, and more!
Find out how to subscribe!

care2 newsletter spotlight

Join over 2 Million Care2 Subscribers! Sign up for our FREE Newsletters, Delivered to your Inbox!

New to Care2? Start Here.