10 Ways Scientists Lie About Drugs

Does the FDA keep us safe? Research into new medications is how we learn if they work and if they’re safe.  It’s the only protection we have against snake oil and worse.  But disasters like Thalidomide and Vioxx – not to mention the dozens of...
Do Antidepressants Work as Promised?

Do Antidepressants Work as Promised?

Note: This is an editorial Antidepressants – what’s going on? One out of ten Americans are currently on antidepressants.  That’s just the beginning.  More than 25% of college students at some schools are on them. Everyone is being given them for all...