Politics | Healthcare

US medical model: ‘sick, overmedicated, and shaped by Big Pharma’

The United States is the most medicated country in the world, with 70 percent of Americans using at least one prescription drug daily.

Psychology | Psychology

Research: Depression is probably not caused by a chemical imbalance in the brain

A new study from academics at UCL may change the way we view and treat depression. Find out more about the implications.

Politics | Politics

Trump Takes ‘Historic’ Action To Move Pharmaceutical Manufacturing Out Of China, Back To U.S.

In an “historic turning point,” the Trump administration has taken bold action to bring America’s pharmaceutical manufacturing back to the U.S. from China and India. “Seeking to secure the nation’s supply of critical medicati

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Fast-Acting Depression Drug, Newly Approved, Could Help Millions

A nasal spray version of the drug ketamine has shown promise as an antidepressant, even if its properties still aren’t well understood.

Health & Fitness | Health

Why You Should Be Wary of Prescription Drug Ads on TV | Mental Floss

Test your knowledge with amazing and interesting facts, trivia, quizzes, and brain teaser games on MentalFloss.com.

Miscellaneous | Interesting Links

Allergan CEO is shocked (shocked!) by insane drug prices

So it’s come to this: The chief executive of a major drug company is a hero because he won’t rip off customers any more.