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Prescription Drug Pharmageddon

How pharmaceutical companies are hurting primary medical care in America

Psychiatrist David Healy makes an argument against the pharmaceuticalization of medicine in his book, Pharmageddon.

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Healy dissects the problems of health care that are leading to a growing number of deaths and disabilities by the overprescribing of prescription drugs — even though there are suicide-inducing side effects of many lifestyle drugs. The doctor argues the key points that are affecting our current health care dilemma.

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