Category: Health Care

Antibiotic Cipro May Rupture Tendons FDA Warns

July 8, 2008 — Federal regulators are ordering new warnings on Cipro and similar antibiotics because of increased risk of tendinitis and tendon rupture. The new warnings apply to fluoroquinolones, a class of antibiotics that includes the popular drug Cipro.…

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The Unborn Feel Pain

“The prospect of fetal pain, pain that results from abortion – cuts through philosophical abstractions and scientific nomenclature, proceeding directly to the heart.  A being that feels pain makes an urgent demand for recognition.  Functioning neurological structures necessary for pain…

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The American Psychiatric Association Is A Drug Pusher

According to the psychiatrist’s bible – the  Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM), nonconformity, arrogance, narcissism, above average creativity, cynicism and antisocial behavior are no longer quirks – they are officially a mental illness.   The DSM has turned everyday life into a…

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Medicaid, A Breeding Ground for Fraud

The federal government is a vast money transfer machine, spending hundreds of billions of taxpayer dollars each year on 1,800 federal subsidy programs. With such a huge array of handouts, the federal budget has become victim to large-scale fraud and abuse…

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Have We Got A Pill For You!

America has become a nation of pill poppers. The U.S., with just 5% of the world’s population, consumes a whopping 75% of all prescription drugs. Whatever you need – don’t worry, they got a pill for it – from depression, to…

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Is it Really a War on Drugs?

About 570,000 people die annually due to drug use. That breaks down to about 440,000 from disease related to tobacco, 85,000 due to alcohol, 20,000 due to illicit (illegal) drugs, and 20,000 due to prescription drug abuse. This info comes…

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