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How to Complain: Blame the Physician, Dammit!


Drugs don’t damage people; physicians who prescribe them do.  Yesterday I read several messages that focused my attention on the fact that we’re blaming the drugs, not the physicians who prescribe them.  Seroquel, Xanax, lithium and all those other things … Continue reading

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The Undrugging of Annie (Part XI)


            Physicians began to actively—very actively!—dislike me.  You are supposed to be “compliant,” i.e., sit in the chair, agree with the physician and take the drugs he prescribes.  I no longer could.  I questioned.  In fact, I asked questions to … Continue reading

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