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Seroxat: GSK's 'Thalidomide Moment'?....

I have long been calling the Seroxat scandal ‘the mental health thalidomide’… I even sub-headed this blog with ‘Seroxat the mental health thalidomide’, when I set it up 9 years ago… 4,399 more words


The Best Treatment for Psychotic Illness is no Secret.

By Dr David Laing Dawson

Nor does it require argument and more research comparing one component to another. This is it:

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Study 329

Dr. David Healy writes for Mad in America:

While making money from the publication of pharmaceutical company trials, and in the face of a complete failure by industry to adhere to basic scientific norms and make data available, …

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Psychiatric Drugs

Rethinking Life with Schizophrenia: Not Your Grandmother’s Story

“Not Your Grandmother’s Tea Party.”
“Not Your Grandmother’s Buick.”
The Food Network said it and so did GM, to make a point. Poor grandma. She had such a staid, restrictive experience. 266 more words

We Recovered

A Comment on "Me, My Mind and Baked Beans" & "The Holocaust Intrudes..."

    By Dr David Laing Dawson

There is no doubt we need to be careful and cautious with labels. And comparing The Holocaust (as Peter Kinderman did) 614 more words

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A Response to the Hyper-focus on Brain-based Research and “Disease” - Mad in America

 By NOEL HUNTER & WILLIAM SCHULTZ - Featured Blogs - Mad in America - August 20, 2015

“The past several years have born exciting developments for those critical of the current psychiatric paradigm.

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