Freedom Magazine – Florida Undercounts Psych Drug Related Deaths

Freedom Magazine While Floridians Die, Psychiatrists Profit by John F. Sugg Volume 19, Issue 1 The bad news: “Legal” drugs are killing more Floridians than street narcotics, according to recent reports by the state’s Medical Examiners Commission. The commission found deaths in Florida related to prescription drugs outnumber deaths from illicit drugs three to one. […]

Feds Reduce Antipsychotic Drugging of Nursing Home Residents

Wall Street Journal Nursing Homes’ Drug Use Falls Effort to reduce use of antipsychotic drugs falls short of goal By LUCETTE LAGNADO August 26, 2013 A two-year effort by the federal government and the nursing-home industry has reduced the use of powerful antipsychotic drugs among elderly nursing-home residents, but the decline fell short of the […]