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  • Creating epidemics of mental illness

    Another article on the medicalization or "sickening" of society - this one in the Ottawa Citizen, about the upcoming changes to the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders (DSM) that continue to spark debate.   One example of a "diagno...
  • Warehoused and Medicated

    Are we doing enough?  In Army’s Trauma Care Units, Feeling Warehoused New York Times Article By James Dao and Dan Frosch Published: April 24, 2010 Warrior Transition Units were intended to be sheltering way stations where injured soldiers could rec...
  • Magnets and Moral Compasses

    Click here for MIT's press release that moral judgments can be altered...by magnets.  By disrupting brain activity in a particular region, neuroscientists can sway people's views of moral situations. Although this is a very small study and not defini...