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Drugging the American Soldier

Military’s reliance on strong psychiatric drugs Reporter Jamie Colby: Some really important concerns this Memorial Day weekend about the treatment our soldiers receive when they return from battle. And there’s a Fox News investigation into the increased use of powerful psychiatric drugs on our veterans and the impact these drugs are having. Our Douglas Kennedy […]

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General’s story a warning about use of painkillers

Warnings About Addiction to Painkillers Lt. Gen. David Fridovich talks about dependency on pain meds following injuries associated with his post in special forces, and his rehab and recovery. Standing before a packed hall of 700 military doctors and medics here, the deputy commander of the nation’s elite special operations forces warned about an epidemic […]

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Military Suicides Are Up

Military suicides linked to dramatic increases in prescribed psychiatric drugs

Military Suicides on the Rise Dr. Bart Billings, Ph.D., retired Army Colonel, former military psychologist, and founder and director of the military-wide Human Assistance Rapid Response Team (HARRT) program, is convinced suicides among troops are a direct result of psychiatric drug prescriptions. He refers to psychiatric drugs as a “chemical lobotomy” being given to soldiers. […]

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