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Asthma for Profit?
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, AlternativeMed, children, drugs, ethics, family, government, healthcare, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, prevention, research, risks, safety, treatment, warning )

- 2335 days ago -
... "My son was admitted into the care of Lehigh of Lehigh Valley Hospital on 11/1/11 for a severe asthma attack and was set to be release on 11/8/11 because he had a really good recovery. On November 7th, the night before his release I disagreed" ...
FDA Safety Scientists Warn About Deaths - 4 Asthma Drugs
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, death, drugs, ethics, government, humans, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, protection, research, risks, safety, warning )

- 3416 days ago -
The New York Times reports (below) "Two federal drug officials have concluded that asthma sufferers risk death if they continue to use four hugely popular asthma drugs - Advair, Symbicort, Serevent and Foradil...."Sudden deaths among asthmatics still clut
NJ Legislator: Probe Antipsychotics, Kids & Medicaid
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, babies, disease, ethics, healthcare, interesting, investigation, research, risks, safety, protection, warning )

- 3422 days ago -
New Jersey's Medicaid program spent more than $73 million on antipsychotic medications for children less than 18 years old between 2000 and 2007, according to state records, even though the drugs weren't approved by the FDA for treating kids.
4000 Kids Under 10 on Mood Drugs
World  (tags: 'HUMANRIGHTS!', children, ethics, news )

- 3422 days ago -
UNPUBLISHED figures show that nearly 4000 children under the age of 10 were prescribed anti-depressants last financial year, including 553 children under five and 48 babies. The commonwealth Department of Health statistics give an alarming, although mo
TAKE ACTION! George Bush, Please Stop Illegal Expetimentations in America!
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: etition site abuse, americans, bushadministration, bush, cia, constitution, corruption, crime, cover-up, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, government, Govtfearmongering, lies )

- 3669 days ago -
Please stand up and fight against unethical State sponsored Human Research programs in America. After 4 long months of a unknown problem within the care2 website, this petition is finally up and running. Please sign and share with everyone you know.
Informed Consent Bill On Psychotropics Back In NJ
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, children, abuse, drugs, ethics, government, illness, interesting, investigation, medicine, news, protection, risks, safety, warning, treatment )

- 3702 days ago -
Three years ago, the FDA required makers of antidepressants to supply Med Guides along with their pills. That wasn't good enough for a couple of New Jersey moms, who have been pushing their state legislature to go even further - a bill requiring a doctor
FDA Ties Pneumonia Deaths to Infant Vaccine
Health & Wellness  (tags: babies, death, disease, drugs, family, government, health, interesting, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, warning )

- 3715 days ago -
GlaxoSmithKline Plc's rotavirus vaccine is associated with increased pneumonia-related deaths and other adverse reactions, U.S. regulatory staff said in documents posted on Friday.
How US State Goverments Harm Children They Seek to Protect
US Politics & Gov't  (tags: abuse, corruption, dishonesty, ethics, freedoms, lies, news, healthcare, terrorism )

- 3715 days ago -
"Our Nation's Children's and Family Services Agencies Need an Overhaul" As far as I know, many American states don't require potential foster parents to undergo pre -licensing substance abuse testing. Additionally, many foster children, after being rem
Why So Many Americans Today Are 'Mentally Ill'
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, children, drugs, environment, illness, humans, interesting, news, research, safety, risks, study, warning )

- 3715 days ago -
"When I was lying in my bed that night, I couldn't sleep because my voice in my head kept echoing through my mind telling me to kill them." You're reading the words of 12-year-old Christopher Pittman, struggling to explain why he murdered his grandp...
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, drugs, ethics, government, investigation, news, protection, study, warning )

- 3727 days ago -
A key New York state senator demanded yesterday that top health and mental-health officials explain why the Medicaid program has been paying for tens of thousands of children to receive psychiatric drugs that have not been FDA-approved for kids.
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