I like what David Healy has to say, with regards to drugs. He says that they are life saving when they are used properly but the over prescription and unethical research makes them a death sentence for many.
Cardiff University psychiatrist Dr. David Healy says evidence-based medicine and industry-controlled drug trials are leading to an over reliance and unnecessary treatment by prescription. As part of TVO’s Mental Health Matters coverage, he joins Steve Paikin from The Agenda to detail what he sees as the growing pharmaceuticalisation of medicine. 13 minute interview.
Follow up debate with experts – 37 minutes