Warning : This Drug May Kill You

Health experts discuss opioids and the dangerous role they play in treating pain

Told from the perspectives of four families devastated by opioid addiction, Warning: This Drug May Kill You offers a harrowing, unflinching look at the deadly epidemic currently facing the United States.

We should recognise the impact Primodos has had on women who took it, said Theresa May

MP Mims Davies asked PM about Primodos scandal in PMQs

Mims Davies, MP for the Eastleigh Constituency, questioned the Prime Minister about Primodos : “Should there be a public enquiry?

Sky News’ hour-long documentary Primodos: The Secret Drug Scandal – presented by senior political correspondent Jason Farrell, who investigating it for six years – revealed how documents were destroyed and information withheld about a drug that may have deformed and killed babies in the womb.

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Opioids Kill More Than Pain

Know The Risks, 2017

What starts as a prescription all too often ends in an addiction. Learn the risk factors associated with opioid prescriptions and share your knowledge with others.

  • The “Know the Risks” campaign was created established by the Cuyahoga County Opioid Marketing Task Force to educate about the dangers of opioid prescriptions before a script is ever filled – with the ultimate goal of reducing the number of opioid-related deaths.
  • Watch more Meds: prescription drugs side effects videos on our YouTube channel.

DES Explained (song) – from Beginning to End (pretty much)

By a DES GrandSon, 2014

by J. Soul – DES Explained
published on 1a Dec 2014 by TheMadScientist

  • Mad Scientist featured image credit wikipedia.
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DES BU Symposium Part 3

DES Action USA was live, March 2017

In Part 3 of 3,

  • Attorney David J. Fine, of Council, Rubin Hays, PC discusses DES: Changing the law, how the law applies in reproductive health issues;
  • Suzanne Robotti, DES daughter, Executive Director DES Action, USA, founder MedShadow Foundation: It’s not just DES.

This symposium was held at Boston University and was sponsored by the Maternal and Child Health in Action and Group on Reproductive Health and Rights.

DES DiEthylStilbestrol Resources

DES BU Symposium Part 2

DES Action USA was live, March 2017

In Part 2 of 3, Linda Titus, PhD, MA, Professor in the Departments of Epidemiology and Pediatrics at the Geisel School of Medicine at Dartmouth, explains the current research on DES.

This symposium was held at Boston University and was sponsored by the Maternal and Child Health in Action and Group on Reproductive Health and Rights.

DES DiEthylStilbestrol Resources

DES BU Symposium Part 1

DES Action USA was live, March 2017

In Part 1 of 3, Kari Christiansen, NIH National Cancer Institute DES Follow-up Study Steering Committee, explains the history of DES.

This symposium was held at Boston University and was sponsored by the Maternal and Child Health in Action and Group on Reproductive Health and Rights.

DES DiEthylStilbestrol Resources

When the sugar industry downplays the dangers of sweets and shifts the blame to fat

Adam Ruins Everything – July 2017

The bitter truth about sugar : fat isn’t the only thing that makes you, well, fat. Adam busts some dietary myths wide open.

Why Dietary Supplements are just Modern Day Snake Oil

Adam Ruins Everything – September 2016

In the early 1900’s, you could put anything in a bottle and sell it. Turns out that’s still true today.

How the egg freezing industry took advantage of the infertility fear

Adam Ruins Everything – July 2017

While “modern” fertility “advice” is based on ancient data, there is an increased risk of birth defects and miscarriage after 35. Adam Conover explains how corporate America and the egg freezing industry took advantage of the infertility fear.