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The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing. ―Edmund Burke

April 27, 2018
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The Drugging of America: Lifestyle as Remedy

In considering the plague of overprescription afflicting our country and many others, we’ve seen that huge numbers of Americans regularly take pills — prescribed or over-the-counter — that are unnecessary, inappropriate, redundant, or otherwise ill-advised. Many of these remedies, inflicted … Continue reading

April 17, 2018
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The Drugging of America: Who Funds That Treatment?

If indeed Americans are over-consuming medications to a ridiculous extent — so much so that some call it an “epidemic” of overprescription — why do doctors buy into it? The reasons are varied and complex, some having to do with … Continue reading

April 12, 2018
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Still kickin’…

Wildly hectic week! Today is the first time I’ve had a chance to attend to my own stuff all week, and tomorrow will be turned over to other activities again. Honest: I will write the next installment in the Drugging … Continue reading

April 9, 2018
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The Drugging of America: The (Highly Lucrative) “Pre-Condition”

The previous two posts in this series have shown that overprescribing of expensive, powerful drugs has become a serious problem in developed countries — especially in the United States and especially among women and elders. Gulping down handsful of drugs … Continue reading