Reanalysis Confirms Long Held Suspicions — Paxil Is Unsafe and Ineffective for Teens

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Rather than warning doctors of side effects like suicide, GlaxoSmithKline encouraged them to prescribe Paxil to teens and children, citing their own research showing the drug was safe and effective for teens

A reanalysis of the original raw data found no evidence that Paxil was effective for the treatment of major depression in teens; Continue reading

5 Natural Heartburn Remedies Proven to Beat Drugs

natural_remedies_heartburnHere are five natural heartburn remedies that went head to head with drugs and won.

Whether you call it heartburn, acid reflux, GERD, or just indigestion, the discomfort is unmistakable.  It’s a sour taste at the back of your throat… Continue reading

Social Anxiety Disorder Linked to High Serotonin Levels, Throwing Treatment with SSRIs into Serious Question

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Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitor (SSRIs) drugs work by making more serotonin available for use in your brain, which is thought to improve your mood

has been the prevailing theory for explaining social anxiety, Continue reading

Anemia Reversed

Anemia is a symptom caused by a myriad of conditions. These conditions include iron deficiency, vitamin B12 deficiency, vitamin C deficiency, Vitamin E deficiency, vitamin B6 deficiency, and thyroid disorders, for openers.

Since the most significant and common forms of anemia are related to diet, it is this area that I will address. Continue reading