February 2015 - Page 3 of 6 - Health Sciences Institute - Official Site

Beware of putting together two widely used meds

When a very commonly prescribed diuretic is combined with a popular antibiotic, the results can be deadly. And that’s something your doctor may not even be aware of.

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Warning: Crushing or opening some pills can make them deadly

It may seem like an easy solution when a pill or capsule is too big to swallow. But it could cause you to ingest a lethal dose of medication.

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Acid-reducing drugs putting babies and children at risk

When a prominent pediatrician issued a big warning about giving those PPI drugs to babies and children, it seems like no one was listening. Least of all at the FDA.

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How taking multivitamins can save your life

If someone tells you that taking a multivitamin is a waste of time, here’s a study that shows just how important it can be to your health.

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Former FDA head turns whistle-blower about industry he once shielded

When Dr. David Kessler was top gun at the FDA during the 1990s Big Pharma thought of him as an ally. But he’s now singing a different tune in court testimony.

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15 new ways to be called ‘crazy’

Unfortunately, binge-eating disorder is only one of 15 new ways to be labeled as mentally ill. We discovered that when the DSM-5, the latest manual of psychiatric disorders, was released by the American Psychiatric Association. And every one of those disorders is a potential gold mine to Big Pharma. Because they’re where the really big […]

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No one is safe from this terrible new mental disorder – or the drug to treat it

If you heard about a new “mental disease” called “binge eating disorder” you probably knew there was a drug coming to “treat” it. And that med, called Vyvanse, is scarier than anything you might have imagined.

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