Posts Tagged "Pharmaceutical Drugs"

Doctor Training Aided by Drug Industry Cash

Posted on Mar 6, 2010 in Uncategorized

  By DUFF WILSON Published: February 22, 2010 More than half of the nation’s medical residency programs to train doctors in internal medicine accepted financial support from the drug industry, even though three-fourths of the programs’ directors said accepting the aid was “not desirable,” a survey found. At issue are potential conflicts of interest as the residency programs accept drug company support to help train tens of thousands of new doctors at a point in their careers when they are beginning to prescribe drugs, according to the survey report. The article was published Monday in the...

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Study: Pharmaceuticals Found in Fish Across U.S.

Posted on May 30, 2009 in Chronic Disease

Wednesday, March 25, 2009 Fish caught near wastewater treatment plants serving five major U.S. cities had residues of pharmaceuticals in them, including medicines used to treat high cholesterol, allergies, high blood pressure, bipolar disorder and depression, researchers reported Wednesday. Findings from this first nationwide study of human drugs in fish tissue have prompted the Environmental Protection Agency to significantly expand similar ongoing research to more than 150 different locations. “The average person hopefully will see this type of a study and see the importance of us...

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Pharmaceutical Drugs and Health

Posted on Aug 16, 2008 in Health & Wellness

I found this very interesting, like-minded article posted at maulfairmedicalcenter blog. Of course there are uses of pharmaceuticals that make sense.  The problem is people think that is all medical care consists of.  All pharmaceutical drugs are considered toxic by the body.  When used they should be taken in the smallest amount for the shortest period of time to overcome some problem you cannot address by diet and lifestyle changes or supplements of vitamins and minerals whether administered by mouth or intravenously. In our medical practice we find mineral deficiencies, nutrient depleted...

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