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Does Your Medication Actually Work?

Medication Effectiveness Ain’t What It’s Cracked Up To Be Many of the medications we’re prescribed have a reasonable probability of not working for the problem for which they’re being prescribed. According to a senior physician executive with GlaxoSmithKline‚Ķ ¬†“The vast majority of drugs – more than 90% – only work in 30 or 50 percent […]

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There’s An “I” in Risk – Minding Your Medications

Welcome to Pharmageddon – Proceed At Your Own Risk I wrote about the dangers of over-medication last year (see “Medication Madness“). That post’s sub-title was “Has Healthcare in America Reached Pharmageddon?”. I recommend you click the link and look that post over along with what follows. Whether we’re truly experiencing Pharmageddon in America is something […]

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