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A New Solution for Men with Prostate Problems 

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By the time men reach their 50s, half have an enlarged prostate. 

This condition is called benign prostatic hyperplasia or BPH. It can make a man miserable. 

Men with the condition often have a hard time emptying their bladder completely. They may have to urinate so often that it interferes with their sleep. This can lead to fatigue and other health problems.Read More

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Merck’s New COVID Pill: Does It Cause Cell Mutations? 

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News that Merck’s antiviral drug molnupiravir had successfully treated coronavirus patients in clinical trials set off celebrations around the world.  

Headlines trumpeted claims that we might finally have a truly effective pill that prevents severe COVID in people who get infected. Shares of Merck stock jumped. One German doctor called molnupiravir “a game changer.”i 

A trial involving about 700 people with mild to moderate cases of COVID-19 showed that the medication cut in half the risk of hospitalization.Read More

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Antidepressants: What the Media Won’t Tell You 

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It’s no wonder Big Pharma loves antidepressants.  

About 13% of Americans over the age of 12 take them, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. 

These medications include Prozac (fluoxetine), Zoloft (sertraline), Celexa (citalopram), Lexapro (escitalpram), and many others.   

Antidepressants can be very difficult to quit. Withdrawal is similar to that of addictive drugs. A quarter of the people on the medications have taken them for at least 10 years.Read More

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Big Pharma’s Back Pain Scam 

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For decades, Big Pharma made a fortune selling opioid drugs to people with back pain. We all know how that turned out. 

The medications didn’t do much for the pain. But they did turn thousands of people into addicts. And now, more than 63,000 Americans die each year from overdoses. 

Today, most back pain sufferers know better than to take opioids.Read More

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Big Pharma’s Big Alzheimer’s Fail

In All Health Watch, Alzheimer's and Memory, Big Pharma, Cognitive Health by INH Research0 Comments

The new Alzheimer’s drug aducanumab does one thing really well… 

It clears away amyloid brain plaque.  

Unfortunately, clinical trials show there’s something else it doesn’t do very well at all… 

It doesn’t help Alzheimer’s patients get better. 

So why did the FDA grant accelerated approval, making it the first new Alzheimer’s medication to hit the market in 18 years?  

Because the agency and Big Pharma refuse to let go of the long-discredited “amyloid hypothesis.”Read More

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5 Strange Ways OTC Pain Relievers Affect Your Brain

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Many of us don’t go a day without popping ibuprofen or acetaminophen. One study found that the average adult takes 373 over-the-counter pain pills a year.[1]

But if so many people take them, and you can buy them without a prescription, they must be safe… Right?

Not exactly.

A major study warns that these drugs have strange and frightening psychological side effects—ones that most people don’t know about.… Read More