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Sign the Petition: Congress Must Stop Big Pharma From Fueling the Opioid Epidemic
Health & Wellness  (tags: Congress, Big Pharma, opioid epidemic, PAIN KILLERS, addictions, chronic diseases, drug distribution, illicit sales, bad business, Side Effects, questionable behaviour, lobbyists, drug relatives, risks, safety, healthcare )

- 628 days ago -
The opioid crisis has devastated families, stolen more than 200,000 lives and made billions for the pharmaceutical industry. The drug dealers of the opioid crisis wear suits and ties and lab coats. They line their own pockets with illicit sales...
Statin Drug Scandal: Cholesterol-Lowering Drug Researchers Start Backtracking
Health & Wellness  (tags: statin drugs, cholesterol, side effects, medical researchers )

- 1610 days ago -
The cholesterol-lowering statin drug empire continues to crumble.
Xanax Building Dangerous Reputation
Health & Wellness  (tags: Addiction, side effects, drugs, health, risks, warning )

- 2796 days ago -
It's the 11th most prescribed drug in the US."It's so much easier to take people off heroin. I'd rather take 100 people off heroin than one person of Xanax because I know they'll have a year of withdrawal," says addiction specialist. Scary.
Experimental Drug Might Help Fight Alzheimer's After All
Health & Wellness  (tags: Experimental Drug, Fight Alzheimer's, side effects )

- 2919 days ago -
An experimental drug for treating Alzheimer's disease that previously showed troubling side effects may actually be safe in the long run, researchers report
8 Possible Side Effects of Pesticides
Health & Wellness  (tags: Pesticides, Side Effects, Health, farming, disease )

- 2977 days ago -
Pesticides provide many substantial benefits for farmers and consumers by controlling pests and preventing disease, as well as increasing crop yield and keeping costs down; however, these potent chemicals have also put our health in great danger. And you
10 Scariest Side Effects of Sleeplessness
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sleeplessness, health, side effects, body, mind )

- 3026 days ago -
Prolonged sleeplessness can have some very serious and very negative effects on our bodies and our minds. With pharmacists filling more prescriptions for sleep aid and more and more individuals complaining of sleeplessness, concerns about the health risks
14 Proven Side Effects of Sitting All Day
Health & Wellness  (tags: Sitting All Day, Side Effects, Research, Job, Health )

- 3088 days ago -
Whether you choose to sit all day or are required to by the logistics of your job, you may want to take a new approach to your workday after learning just what health effects sitting can have on the body.
Can Eye Drops Make Your Hair Grow? The Drug Side-Effects That Are Actually GOOD for You
Health & Wellness  (tags: eye drops, hair, drug, side effects, health )

- 3139 days ago -
All medicines have ­side-effects. These are often ­perceived as a bad thing, but sometimes they can bring unexpected benefits.For example, U.S. researchers have found that women taking oestrogen-only HRT, a ­treatment used to minimise the effects.........
1 in 15 Kids Hurt in Medicine Mix-Ups at Hospitals
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, children, medicine, drug overdose, kids, health care, side effects, lab tests, painkillers, breathing difficulty, allergic reactions, low blood pressure, blood test )

- 4118 days ago -
Medicine mix-ups, accidental overdoses and bad drug reactions harm roughly one out of 15 hospitalized children, according to the first scientific test of a new detection method.
Patients Often Stop Psychiatric Drugs, With Sometimes Tragic Consequences, Therapists Say
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, medicine, risks, safety, society, stigma, tragedy, cost, side effects, delusions )

- 4164 days ago -
Psychiatrists say it's a common scenario -- troubled patients stop taking their medicine, because of cost, side effects, the stigma, or delusions that they don't need it.
Do You or Anyone You Know Take Zyprexa?
Health & Wellness  (tags: Zyprexa, health warnings, side effects, Eli Lilly, schizophreniam bipolar disorder )

- 4303 days ago -
The giant pharmabusiness Eli Lilly & Co. is finally labeling Zytrexa with warnings about possible serious side effects. Zyprexa is Lilly's best-selling medicine for treating schizophrenia and bipolar disorder.
Contradictions Between Medical Science and Immunization Policy
Health & Wellness  (tags: Vaccination myths, Dangers, side effects, long term damage, drug company profits )

- 4418 days ago -
10 Vaccination Myths, examined and explained. Are we doing more harm than good by using vaccinations? Read for yourself, then if so compelled, research further. The truth may surprise you.

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