04 Jun '11, 5pm

We need to be responsible for our own health : Spices and Herbs by ...: We need to be responsible for our own he...

Recently I was talking to someone whom I hadn't had the misfortune of meeting before, and she complained that 3 members of her family were in prison on drug charges. The prison sentences were only for about 1 year for each one. It seems that one or two have some type of blood disease and the doctor that they went to prescribed some type of drug that was habit forming and that could cause addiction. They not only took the drug, but later learned how to get this drug on the black market and then they decided to sell it themselves, thus, they got caught doing this and they ended up in prison. Of course, the family is very upset that these poor things are in prison and think it's very unjust. I believe that whenever a doctor prescribes a medication that is habit forming or can cause addiction that they verbally let the patient know and they give a print out about this drug and...

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earthjustice.org 08 Jun '11, 10pm

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