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Pharmageddon is a meticulous look at the inside workings of the pharmaceutical industry and the way in which prescription drugs are marketed throughout the world and how this aids in the survival of some of the most richest and influential global organisations in the world today.
Dr David Healy, a Professor of Psychiatry at Cardiff University and the author of many publications, has painstakingly chartered the history of pharmaceutical wares and shows, in many instances, how `evidence-based' medicines aren't really evidence based at all. In fact, quite the contrary.
Clinical trials that were initially designed to find faults in a product have found their way into a… Read more
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I have great admiration for writer's who stick their necks on the block to expose the wrong-doings of another. Marie Anne Brian is no exception.
Toxic Ward is a journey, her journey, that charters her time spent in the 'system'.
Her recollections of staff members and of patients are equally enriching for the reader and an eye-opener for those, like me, that have never experienced the internal works of the mental health system.
The characters she meets on her journey make me smile, even through adversity their humour shines through.
A thoroughly enjoyable read.
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