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8 Drugs That Can Cause Vitamin Deficiencies
A few years ago, my doctor prescribed me high doses of omeprazole (a proton pump inhibitor) to treat acid reflux…
Dangers of Gummy, Patch, and Powder Supplements
Many of us remember the days when taking vitamins was a dreaded chore. With the exception of those candy-like chewables…
5 of the Most Common Drug Side Effects
Read through MedShadow’s coverage of the side effects of drugs and you’ll see many of the same side effects mentioned…
About That Study on Aluminum in Vaccines
The more aluminum a child was exposed to via vaccination by the age of 2, the more likely they were…
The U.K. Advises Coming off Antidepressants Very, Very Slowly
In 2015, psychiatrist Mark Horowitz tried to come off his antidepressants. He reduced his dosage by a set proportion over…
Should I Worry About Ingredients in My Vaccines?
You may read the ingredients in your food. You might scan the ingredients of your medications. But, do you know…
Protect Pregnant Women and Their Fetus’ From Ineffective and Risky Drugs
On Monday this week I testified as a public speaker at the FDA/CDC hearing evaluating the research the manufacturers of…
Four Scenarios in Which Men Shouldn’t Use Viagra
Moments When It’s Best to Think Twice Before Popping a Pill These days, our society seems to have a pill…
How antidepressants changed ideas about depression
PODCAST: Serendipitous discoveries led to drugs like Prozac and to new insights into the physical basis of this debilitating disorder.…
Heatstroke: A Risky Side Effect of Many Drugs
The Northern Hemisphere is in the midst of yet another record-breaking heat wave. 1,700 people died from heat-related causes in…
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