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The OxyContin Express

Awesome House Media vimeo.com In this Peabody Award-winning edition of Vanguard, correspondent Mariana van Zeller travels to South Florida–the “Colombia of prescription drugs”–to expose a bustling pill pipeline that stretches from the beaches of Ft. Lauderdale to the rolling hills … Continue reading

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Taking Just a Little Too Much Tylenol Can Be Deadly

Source: Mercola If you use acetaminophen-containing products (such as Tylenol) for minor aches and pains, or prescription drugs like Vicodin (which also contain it), please be very careful about the dose. As new research confirms, even a very slight overdose … Continue reading

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Beating acne may be a matter of thyme: Herbal cream ‘more effective’ than prescription gel

Fiona Macrae Daily Mail Beating acne may be simply a matter of thyme. Research shows that the herb may be better at zapping spots than expensive creams, gels and lotions, including some are available on prescription. It may also be … Continue reading

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New Scientific Data Forces Government to Reverse Its Stance on Fluoride in the Water Supply

ANH USA Why are some states simply ignoring the latest studies, and passing new laws that will hurt your teeth and harm your health? Action Alert! Water fluoridation was introduced to the United States in the 1940s as a way … Continue reading

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Chiropractors and Exercise Are Better than Drugs Says New Study

Dr. Mercola Mercola Chronic pain is an exceedingly common condition impacting an estimated 76.5 million Americans, one-third of whom describe their pain as severe and “disabling”. Among them, many suffer from neck pain, which is the third most common type … Continue reading

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Have a Sinus Infection? Don’t Bother with Antibiotics

Alexandra Sifferlin TIME Sinus infections are drippy and painful — an all-around headache, quite literally. When symptoms arise, patients often rush to the doctor for a prescription, usually an antibiotic, to put an end to the suffering. But it turns … Continue reading

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Whitney Houston’s Death: Hallmarks of a Battle Against Addiction and Overdose

Maia Shalavitz TIME Pop legend Whitney Houston was apparently found unresponsive in her bathtub at the Beverly Hilton Hotel, with bottles of prescription sedatives in her room. The cause of the singer’s death at age 48 has not been confirmed … Continue reading

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13 Foods that Fight Pain

Source: DrAkilah While many foods taste great, they are also powerful healers in a vibrant multicolor disguise. The best healing remedies also taste fabulous (I can’t say that about any prescription medications). Plus, foods won’t cause the nasty common side … Continue reading

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18 Crazy Facts Which Show That No Nation On Earth Is More Doped Up On Prescription Drugs Than America Is

Source: American Dream Anyone that comes to visit America may notice that most of us walk around like a bunch of zombies.  Well, the truth is that this is because about half of us are completely doped up on prescription … Continue reading

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Legalising assisted suicide ‘would lead to death on prescription

Steve Doughty Daily Mail The sick and disabled will be able to buy suicide drugs at the chemist if the law is changed to allow assisted dying, two of the country’s most eminent legal and medical experts claim. Any such … Continue reading

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