August 6, 2013 at 9:21 pm

“NPR’s Akathisia Blind Spot” by John Paul Scott

In John Paul Scott’s article he continues to highlight his frustration at the continued association between popular mental health medications and suicide and the lack of attention to a problem that has been going on for years.

Check out the article.

August 6, 2013 at 9:20 pm

Selling Sickness

MISSD was a proud sponsor of Selling Sickness, a conference held in Washington, D.C on February 2013.
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August 6, 2013 at 9:17 pm

New York Times – “Wars on Drugs” by Richard A. Friedman

There has been a high rate of suicide among soldiers returning from the Iraq and Afghanistan wars.  This article highlights the association between the increase in the number of psychoactive drugs that have been prescribed to soldiers and the increased rate of suicide.

Read the full article.


August 6, 2013 at 9:16 pm

Fox News Special Video – Powerful Psychiatric Drugs Harmful to Veterans?

This video was released around Memorial Day, and continues to draw attention to the connection between psychiatric drugs and military suicides.