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Project Open Voices: "An Even Playing Field"

The Thrill is proud to feature personal narratives courtesy of Project Open Voices, a coalition of students providing a platform for open dialogue on campus. Today’s essay is titled… 293 more words


adding a new Rx to the mix...

I am currently on Cymbalta & Abilify. Cymbalta saved my life, but I still had no energy or motivation to get up & do anything. When my doctor added Abilify to my pharmaceutical  regime, I started to feel like my old self again. 271 more words


A Nation of Excuse Makers Bringing Our Kids Down

When a drug manufacturer sues the FDA because it’s worried about how FDA describes it, you know there’s a problem. Part of that problem is that by focusing on the smaller details, people will overlook the bigger societal problems. 1,183 more words


does the behaviour fit the label or does the label fit the behaviour?

How come when my kid does something dumb at school I have to be hauled into the principal’s office? And why do arrows have such pointy, sharp tips? 630 more words


Got Kids?

These days, if a child is a tad unruly, mommies take the child to a physician and gets them medicated…whether they need it or not.  It’s a quick fix that turns healthy active children into virtual zombies.  512 more words

Prescription Drug Addiction

The FDA finally takes action on a problem with generic ADHD medication

Editor’s Note: The FDA issued a statement on November 13, 2014 addressing concerns regarding the therapeutic equivalence of the two most recently approved generic versions of Concerta tablets. 2,678 more words

Stephen Grcevich MD