mental health depression and stress Articles
Should You Worry About Your Birth Control Pill?
Tuesday, September 17th, 2013 by Doug Bremner
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After their introduction in the 1960s, it was noticed that women on OCPs were developing blood clots in their legs and having heart attacks and strokes at higher rates. Newer generations of OCPs came with reduced doses of hormones, which lessened the risks. So at this point in OC... Read more
Let Them Eat Ritalin
Saturday, September 14th, 2013 by Doug Bremner
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It seems strange that the diagnosis of Attention Deficits Hyperactivity Disorder ADHD been increasing so dramatically over the past few years. Ten per cent of boys in America are prescribed some kind of stimulant for the treatment of ADHD or other mental conditions. The eliminati... Read more
My Parents Are Obssessed With Dead People
Monday, September 9th, 2013 by Doug Bremner
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from The Fastest Growing Religion on Earth How Genealogy Captured America. On September 27, 2006, Curious wrote the following letter to advice columnist Cary Tennis on salon.com Dear Cary, My parents are obsessed with dead people. No, not ghosts. Genealogy. They are baby boomers ... Read more
Ancestry Worship on Steroids
Sunday, September 8th, 2013 by Doug Bremner
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genealogyjn-l-j, -l-, jn- n. pl. genealogies 1. A record or table of the descent of a person, family, or group from an ancestor or ancestors; a family tree. 2. Direct descent from an ancestor; lineage or pedigree. 3. The study or investigation of ancestry and family histories. ..... Read more
FDA Concedes that Malaria Drugs Can Drive You Nuts: Ten Years Too Late
Tuesday, August 13th, 2013 by Doug Bremner
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Last week the Food and Drug Administration FDA stipulated that a black box warning be put on the label for the anti-malarial drug Larium for possible neurological and psychiatric side effects. The sad truth is that this drug has been driving people nuts for years, as I have writt... Read more
European Freeloaders Masquerading as Journalists in Amanda Knox Case
Wednesday, August 7th, 2013 by Doug Bremner
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Andrea Vogt and Barbie Nadeau are a classic case of a couple of European freeloaders masquerading as journalists who attached themselves to the Amanda Knox case, which I have written about extensively before, as freeloaders. These two who have no journalistic credentials have pas... Read more
Where to Find Free Ebooks for Kindle
Tuesday, August 6th, 2013 by Doug Bremner
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My latest book A Fresh Look at Greed is available for free on kindle today only Aug. 6 on Amazon here. It is also available for paperback on Amazon and in all ebook format here. The ... Read more
‘A Fresh Look at Greed’ Free for Kindle for Limited Time
Saturday, August 3rd, 2013 by Doug Bremner
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My latest book A Fresh Look at Greed is available for free on kindle for a limited time on Amazon here. It is also available for paperback on Amazon and in all ebook format here. Greed ... Read more
Do Adoptees Have the Right to Know Who Their Parents Are?
Friday, July 19th, 2013 by Doug Bremner
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One of the things I struggled with as I researched my family was whether the family of my mother who was adopted and who died when I was four years old would be interested in hearing from me. You see shows on television where people are reunited with their biological families and... Read more
How to Research Your Family Tree for Free
Friday, July 19th, 2013 by Doug Bremner
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Well, almost. Heres how you do it. First, go to a place like this and download for yep, free, this family tree chart, or what would technically be called a pedigree chart. Save a copy on your computer. You will also need a genealogy program you can ... Read more
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