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  1. BorderlineDownunder

    Yesterday in China...

    they casually discovered one billion years. What I mean by that is, scientists have long thought that multiple celled organisms began around 600 million years ago. Yesterday China announced the discovery of a multi celled organism an entire 1 billion years older than previously thought. Im...
  2. P

    Respeck!

    We're seven billion mutated monkies. And we're all demanding a mountain of respeck. It's all we care about is having others bow to us and worship us. Insanity!
  3. T

    Can't stop going down hill

    For the last year I've been suffering deep depression and insane highs leading me to do crazy things. This last month I've been to a psychiatrist who has diagnosed me with bipolar. For the last few weeks we have been talking about my childhood which was very violent and how I interact (well...
  4. F

    FDA recommends no changes to Lilly's schizophrenia injection use

    (Reuters) - The U.S. Food and Drug Administration said it would not recommend changes to the prescribing or use of Eli Lilly and Co's schizophrenia drug after a review of two deaths. Elevated levels of the drug, Zyprexa Relprevv, were found in the two patients who died in 2013, three to four...
  5. A

    Is it me, or what?

    Take a look at what was obviously coming your way, today, or in your near future. and while I am about it, do not bother if I can't be up to coming on this quite regular because I have got a lot on. just a thought. anyone want a cup of tea over at the comptrollor's office of the auditor of...
  6. A

    The Spice must Flow

    Psychotropics Drive Record 4.02 Billion U.S. Prescriptions in 2011 - Psychotropics Drive Record 4.02 Billion U.S. Prescriptions in 2011 | Mad In America With drugs for ADHD increasing 17%, and an “unprecedented increase in patients taking antidepressants and antipsychotics,” overall...
  7. A

    Doing the math on Risperdal

    Full Article - http://altmentalities.wordpress.com/2012/01/23/doing-the-math-on-risperdal/ TOTAL: $2.14 billion (more or less) in fines for illegal marketing practices That would make Risperdal the most heavily fined of any single drug ever produced by pharma (incidentally, another...
  8. delatext

    cost of mental health

    Mental illness 'now costs £10.7bn' (UKPA) – 1 day ago The social and economic "cost" of poor mental health in Scotland has reached £10.7 billion a year, according to a leading charity. A report issued by the Scottish Association for Mental Health (SAMH), entitled What's It Worth Now?, shows...
  9. D

    That's rich

    Poor should not be compensated says millionaire Clegg 18 September 2010 Nick Clegg, a public school and Oxbridge educated millionaire, says that the state should not ‘compensate the poor for their predicament’ as he argues for major cuts in benefits. Writing in the Times this week, Clegg...
  10. T

    Seroquel Quetiapine

    I heard on radio 4 last night a program about the pharmaceutical industry Seroquel alone brings in 4 and half billion pounds every year
  11. firemonkey

    Avoiding, evading, dodging the issue

    http://www.chickyog.net/2008/12/09/avoiding-evading-dodging-the-issue/ What do we call this then? Double standards? Affirmative action for the rich? Class warfare? Prejudice against the poor? The black economy is normally associated with dodgy builders or painters and decorators. But white...
  12. mischief

    Mental ill health costs UK employers £25billion, says new report

    This makes interesting reading! Source: The Sainsbury Centre for Mental Health, 13/12/2007 Mental ill health costs UK employers £25billion, says new report Businesses across Britain are losing £1,000 a year for every person they employ because of mental ill health among their staff, says a...
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