Every now and then I get the old soapbox out, give a rant, shake my fist, bow my head and cry...
Our warriors are out there fighting a war, sacrificing their lives, families and now their futures as the best thing the VA and the Mental Health system have to offer them is a chemical lobotomy.
I have nothing else to say....except....
How can America being doing this to their soldiers?
Big Pharma killing more soldiers than enemy combatants?Anthony Mena is just one of a fast-rising number of U.S. soldiers who are being drugged to death by psychiatrists and physicians who dish out painkillers and psychotropic drugs with virtually no regard to their chemical interactions.
Those interactions are never tested in clinical trials (yes, never!). The position of the FDA and Big Pharma seems to be that the more drugs a person takes, the better they'll get, and doctors are trained in med schools to keep prescribing pills with virtually no concern about the extreme toxicity of various pharmaceutical combinations. Their motto is, "For every ill, there's another pill."
Now the body count is rising. Today,one-third of the U.S. Army is on at least one prescription medication, and many of those are psychiatric medsused to treat PTSD.
Read the entire article here: http://www.naturalnews.com/031379_soldiers_psychiatric_drugs.html#ixzz1Q7spVWt7
From the archives here at A Journey:
USA Today: Hundreds of Soldiers Given Diagnosis of Personality Disorder
Pray for the wounded, the weak, the ones whose voices have been silenced but most of all...
Pray for our country.
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