Pills…..Pills…..and more pills…….
Everyone is taking pills.
Whatever your problem is the Pharmaceutical industry has a pill for you.
Do you have a pain? Take a pill.
Are you depressed? Take a pill.
Do your legs tingle? Take a pill.
Are your toe nails yellow? Take a pill.
Do you have a sniffle? Take a pill.
Are your eyes dry? Take a pill.
It is as American as apple pie. Whatever your problem is don’t even worry your little head…..We have pills for you.
Nothing ever gets cured either. Nobody is interested in that. Just take pills. Today….Tomorrow….Forever. The more the better.
One in six American adults take psychiatric drugs.
They found more than 5.3 million people admitted long-term use of antidepressants, anxiolytics, sedatives, hypnotics, and/or antipsychotics.
Given that the data was self-reported, the researchers believe this is a woeful underestimation of the true state of drug-use in America.