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How Safe Is Food Irradiation?

How Safe Is Food Irradiation?

With the horsemeat scandal still fresh in our minds, this may not be the best time to bring this to your attention. But you know what they say: “There is no time like the present”, especially when it comes to food safety standards and nutrition. Food irradiation is a processing technique that exposes food to […]

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ADHD, Mental Health

ADHD Drugs Spell Big Profits For Big Pharma

Doctors wrote more than 51 million prescriptions for ADHD drugs in 2010, in the US alone. Sales topped $7.40 billion. And yet, hundreds of people contact the American Food And Drug Administration (FDA) daily to report ADHD drug shortages.

Truth is, there are plenty of these drugs available.

To control ADHD drug abuse, the medical authorities set yearly maximum quotas that drug companies are not allowed to exceed. Most companies that produce name brand ADHD drugs also produce generic versions. So you can imagine what happens.

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chelation, teeth cavity with the treatment, mercury

Environmental Health: Harmful BPA Chemical In Dental Fillings

Instead of reviewing existing evidence, FDA scientists conducted their own BPA research. The final opinion from FDA researchers: Blood levels of BPA are too low to do any harm.

In short: Don’t worry your pretty little heads about daily BPA intake. Now run along!.. Yet, finally the FDA enforced the same ban as in Europe, despite the fact that warnings about the dangers of this toxin have been doing the rounds since 2002.

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surgery, hospitals, doctors

National Health Service – Failing To Provide Basic Care

According to the largest and most detailed study into hospital deaths ever performed in the UK, almost 12,000 patients are dying needlessly in National Health Service (NHS) hospitals every year because of basic errors and lack of care by medical staff. The researchers from the London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine found there were serious errors in care and that something went wrong in 13 per cent of the patients who died in hospitals. An error caused death in 5.2 per cent of these patients ?? equivalent to 11,859 preventable deaths in hospitals in England.

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cancer

Doctors Left In The Dark Regarding Drug Safety

If your doctor wants you to try a newly approved drug, tell him you’ll consider it in five years.

Better yet, make it 10.

The reason is simple. A new drug is a mystery. It’s probably more of a mystery than your doctor even realizes.

What your doctor doesn’t know CAN hurt you.

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EU Drug Watchdog In Scandalous Fraud Investigation

EU Drug Watchdog In Scandalous Fraud Investigation

The European Medicines Agency (EMA) ?? Europe’s main drug licensing body ?? is in the midst of a massive fraud enquiry regarding the diabetes drug, Mediator. The EMA, which is primarily funded by the very pharmaceutical industry it is supposed to regulate, is being investigated by the European Anti-Fraud Office (OLAF) for alleged conflicts of interest.

Mediator hit the European market nearly 33 years ago and was mainly prescribed to diabetes sufferers in France, Italy and Spain. Alarm bells started ringing in 1998 when Italy and Spain withdrew the drug from the market and since then, studies have estimated that the drug has caused between 500 and 2000 deaths.

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