thinking about living with disability and what could and should be done about it.
THE BIG LIE: Prescription Drugs Fix
Chemical Imbalances in the Brain
Prescription Drug Movement Disorders
Movement disorders caused by taking prescription drugs.
Antidepressants: Facts vs. Theory
Revealing some of the big lies that are told by Big Pharma and drug regulators about the safety and efficacy of all antidepressant medication.
Drug Induced Movement Disorders
Movement disorders are clinical syndromes with either an excess or a paucity of voluntary and involuntary movements, unrelated to weakness or spasticity. They include extrapyramidal symptoms (akathisia, tardive dyskinesia, dystonia, and parkinsonism) but also a wide range of other disorders, ranging from tremor to tics and bruxism.
Neurotransmitter Pathways In the Brain
Facts about neurotransmitters. Where they're synthesized and where they travel in the brain.
Abilify Side Effects
Abilify is an atypical antispychotic composed of both antipsychotic and antidepressant drugs. It affects both the dopamine and seratonin pathways in the brain and can cause serious movement disorders as well as other damage to the brain and body.
Paxil Side Effects
Paxil is a serotonin reuptake inhibitor drug (SSRI) that contributes to an excess of seratonin in the brain causing a chemical imbalance. This can lead serious movement disorders as well as other damage to the brain and body.
Strattera Side Effects
Strattera is a stimulant drug that contributes to an excess of norepinephrine in the brain causing a chemical imbalance. This can lead serious autonomic nervous system disorders, as well as other damage to the brain and body.
Meaghan's Meds Comparison Chart
How my daughter Meaghan slipped into full-blown Catatonia, a state she has yet to recover from, after taking prescription drugs.