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Tuesday | The Toronto Star

Use of antipsychotics soaring at Ontario nursing homes

Ontario nursing homes are drugging helpless seniors at an alarming rate with powerful antipsychotic drugs, despite warnings that the medications can kill elderly patients suffering from dementia.

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Related Topix: Family, Elderly (Senior Citizen), Long Term Care, Medicine, Canada,

Mon Apr 14, 2014

Contra Costa Times

Drug companies have used dangerous tactics to drive sales to treat kids

Greg Thorpe, a former sales representative for GlaxoSmithKline, sits at a desk in Florida with papers from the case in which he alleged the company encouraged doctors to prescribe antidepressants to children when the FDA had not approved the drugs for pediatric use.

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Related Topix: Family, Kids, Biotech, Medicine, GlaxoSmithKline, Healthcare Industry, Colorado

Sat Apr 05, 2014

The Indianapolis Star

Eli Lilly intensifies efforts to stop fake pharmaceuticals

The drug fakery came to the attention of Eli Lilly and Co. in 2007, when a British packager noticed upside-down batch numbers on blister packs of Zyprexa, a popular medicine to treat schizophrenia.

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Related Topix: Drugs, Biotech, Medicine, Eli Lilly, Healthcare Industry, Indianapolis, IN

Wed Apr 02, 2014

Nature

Therapeutics: Negative feedback

Daniel Horan was 20 years old and studying to be a chemical engineer at the University of New Hampshire in Durham when he started to believe he had the power to read minds.

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Related Topix: University of New Hampshire, Schizophrenia, Medicine, Health, Psychiatry, Risperdal, Risperidone (generic), Windham, NH

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