Mental Health

Champix: FDA Stands Strong Against Pfizer’s Smoking Cessation Drug

We’ve been writing about the dangerous (and often fatal) consequences of taking the smoking cessation drug, Champix (Chantix in the US). In fact, last month I told you how the manufacturer of Champix, Pfizer, was doing everything in its power to remove the black box warning from this drug that tells people about its side […]

Anxiety Drugs Linked To An 84% Increased Risk Of Alzheimer’s Disease

We’re told that the reason people get Alzheimer’s “isn’t clear.” Researchers and experts talk about “a complex result of multiple factors,” such as age and genetics. However, this cloud of uncertainty might just begin to shift. That’s because there have just been some startling new findings. Researchers in Canada and France have discovered a likely […]

The MMR Autism Scandal Is Far From Over

A lot has been written about the evidence that links childhood vaccines (specifically, the mercury-based vaccine preservative thimerosal) to the alarming rise of autism over the past 25 years. As always, there is a counterargument using evidence and data that supports the mainstream’s belief that childhood vaccines are safe and that there is no link […]

Are You Taking St. John’s Wort? Read This Now…

When I read the headline The most popular herbal treatment for depression can be unexpectedly dangerous‚Ķ and even deadly, I thought to myself: Here we go again, another attack on natural and alternative medicine. However, it turns out I was a bit quick to react, because beyond the slightly inflammatory headline, the article was actually […]