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Entries by Dr. Peter Breggin from 02/2012

The Stealth ECT Psychiatrist in Psychiatric Reform

| Posted 02.16.2012 | Healthy Living

When I was a freshman in college leading the Harvard Mental Hospital Volunteer Program I found myself with free access to the state mental hospital in which we volunteered, and I got to see shock treatment. Electroshock patients were brought into the shock room led by burly aids and strapped down on the shock table.

Xanax Facts and Whitney Houston

| Posted 02.22.2012 | Healthy Living

Reports that Xanax and other benzos are not usually lethal when taken alone are vastly misleading. Xanax is rarely taken alone. Why? Because as much or more than any other prescribed drug, Xanax causes medication spellbinding.