mental health Articles
Before Pediatric Psychiatrists Became Involved...
Sunday, March 9th, 2014 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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Scenario Ashley is worried about her up and coming school exams.1977 - Ashley's school offer her extra curricular activities after school and a one-to-one with her tutor to help with her homework.2013 - Ashley is refferred to a pediatric psychiatrist by her school counsellor. Ash... Read more
Lou Pelltier Speaks Out [VIDEO]
Friday, March 7th, 2014 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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A video circulating on the majority of social networks shows Justina's father, Lou, speaking out regarding the abhorrent treatment of his daughter.The video, which has been made available as a download via dropbox, can be downloaded here.I urge readers to tweet this to the Boston... Read more
Justina's Parents Still Fighting
Friday, March 7th, 2014 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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"There's no argument that she was doing better under their parents care than under the care of the government" - Rev Patrick MahoneyThe saga continues.With all the public outrage surrounding the case of Justina Pelletier one would have thought that the moronic white-coa... Read more
Stop State Kidnapping by South Dakota
Thursday, March 6th, 2014 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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Last week it emerged that Justina Pelletier had been taken by force from her parents and put into care. Back stories here, here and here.Justina's case has hit the newswires globally, her case has even been reported in British newspapers.Justina, is one of many...Last night I was... Read more
GSK to Face Negligence Claims in Adult Paxil Suicide Trial
Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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Hot off the press this one folksGSK have been told by a federal judgethat they must face anegligence claim brought against them by Wendy Dolin, a widow of a lawyer who claims her husband killed himself after taking a generic version of Paxil.GSK and Mylan Inc, which sells a gener... Read more
Car Trouble (Justina Pelletier)
Tuesday, March 4th, 2014 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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"Chug, chug, sputtle, sputtle"'Damn, my car needs fixing', I thought, as my car of 15 years came to a halt on a quiet suburban street in Birmingham.That was 13 months ago. The story that follows is quite bizarre and has, to be brutally honest, frustrated me.I managed to... Read more
Marriott Hotels and the Case of Justina Pelletier
Friday, February 28th, 2014 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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One way to give stubbornness a swift kick to the nether regions is to talk money... or lack of it.Yesterday I Tweeted an article I wrote about Justina Pelletier to the Boston Children's Hospital's corporate sponsors. One of those sponsors, namely Marriott Hotels, replied. The rep... Read more
Justina Pelletier: A Pawn in a Psychiatric Game of Chess
Thursday, February 27th, 2014 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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Earlier this week I wrote about15-year-old Justina Pelletier, a young girl caught in the mental health system and the opinions of apparent professionals.In brief, Justina was diagnosed withmitochondrial disorder, a chronic, genetic disorder that occurs when the mitochondria of th... Read more
Will Cameron Call off the GSK Hounds?
Wednesday, February 26th, 2014 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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TheSouth China Morning Post is reporting that Britain's Serious Fraud Office plans to prosecute or fine GlaxoSmithKline for engaging in bribery in China.For those that don't know, GlaxoSmithKline were implicated in a series of bribery allegations last year in China.The Chinese go... Read more
Boston Children’s Hospital - A Prison For Children
Monday, February 24th, 2014 by BOB FIDDAMAN
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15-year-old JustinaPelletier was diagnosed with mitochondrial disorder,a chronic, genetic disorder that occurs when the mitochondria of the cell fails to produce enough energy for cell or organ function. From that point on she was being treated by physicians at Tufts Medical Cent... Read more
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