Almost 70% of People Taking Anti-Depressants Not Depressed

October 25th, 2015

Nothing new here: almost 70% of the people prescribed psychotropic drugs are done so incorrectly. Dr. Julie Holland wrote an article in the New York Times where she mentioned 1 in 4 women and 1 in 7 men in the US are on psychiatric medication - something she called ‘insane’.

The study, which appears in the Journal of Clinical Psychiatry, finds that many individuals who are prescribed and take antidepressant medications may not actually have a depressive disorder, and that such drugs are often used by patients who do not meet the diagnostic criteria of depression.

DSM 5 Changes Clearly Unsafe and Scientifically Unsound

January 11th, 2013

Some examples:

  • DSM 5 will turn temper tantrums into a mental disorder
  • Normal grief will become Major Depressive Disorder, thus medicalizing and trivializing our expectable and necessary emotional reactions to the loss of a loved one
  • The everyday forgetting characteristic of old age will now be misdiagnosed as Minor Neurocognitive Disorder


Anna Nicole’s Psychiatrist Arrested for Her Death

March 16th, 2009

Reports are now surfacing that Psychiatrist Khristine Eroshevich played a huge role in the overdose that took Anna Nicole’s death.

The psychiatrist was writing prescriptions in false names and prescribed unwarranted amounts of highly addictive medications to Smith, knowing that she was an addict.

Eli Lilly Forced to Pay Billion Dollar Fine for Zyprexa

January 16th, 2009

Eli Lilly was forced to pay $1.42 billion fine for marketing their anti-psychotic drug to elderly and children when the drug has no proof to help.

Instead, the drug can cause diabetes, suicide, and other harmful side effects.

View the News Story Here.

Lexapro - The Real Killer of Taylor Hooton

December 3rd, 2008

I just finished watching Bigger, Stronger, Faster.  In it, the father of Taylor Hooton rails against steroids because he thinks they caused Taylor to commit suicide.

I feel bad for him of course, but am pretty pissed off that he seems to completely ignore that his son was taking Lexapro, a psychiatric drug KNOWN TO CAUSE SUICIDES.


Patient Left in a Chair - Dies 22 Hours Later

August 21st, 2008

A patient dies while being left in a chair for 22 hours with no food or water. Some of the practitioners were instead caught on tape playing cards, watching TV and talking on the phone.

And if that isn’t enough, another doctor was caught hitting a teenage patient!

After all that, the practioners got only a slap on the wrist.

Anti-Psychotic Drugs Don’t Work on Disabled People

June 16th, 2008

Anti-psychotic drugs appear not be effective at improving the behavior of people with learning disabilities than a placebo. Anti-psychotics are regularly used on people with learning disabilities who exhibit aggression, but no studies had previously been conducted to see if such treatment was effective.

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Zoloft Caused Mother to Want to Kill Her Newborn

March 23rd, 2008

As reported by CBS 11 News, a mother has started a crusade against antidepressants after being prescribed Zoloft after her son’s birth.  After taking the drug she recalled:

“As I walked past the stairs, I could see on the corner of my eyes what looked like me standing on the stairs holding him and then tossing him the rest of the way down to the bottom of the stairs.”

Funny enough, her life returned to normal once she stopped taking Zoloft.

Prozac Does Not Work

March 12th, 2008

Prozac, the bestselling antidpressant taken by over 40 million people, doesn’t work along with similar drugs in the same class.

As reported by the Guardian, patients improved the same amount when taking the placebo.

So given the link between anti-depressants, suicides, and school shootings, why would anyone take them???

Science Proves Antidepressants Addictive. Withdrawal Unbearable For Some.

August 6th, 2006

As psychiatry and the giant pharmaceutical companies fight to create a PR spin that antidepressants are harmless non-addictive drugs – the truth is beginning to come out showing the dangers of these drugs. Along with horrific side effects these drugs produce while you take them, they are now proving for some people to be nearly impossible to stop taking. As this article by the Associated Press proves many patients experience terrible antidepressant withdrawal so severe that some appear to be hooked on antidepressants for life.

The Associated Press article provides an example of one of the victims side effects and withdrawal symptoms. In the article they state: