Music More Powerful, Less Addictive Than SSRI’s

By Alternative to Meds Center Thanks to the legendary works of Plato, et al, we are still be able to appreciate the innate power in music to evoke profound emotion, instill meaning, and even tame the mind’s chaos, disorder, discontent, and anxiety. Music has a wealth of ancient wisdom and lore connected to it, going Read More

Shocking Details For Moms and Babies Trickling Out on Questionable Effexor (SNRI) Drug Marketing

Something shocking has been going on with the SNRI antidepressant drug Effexor since the drug was listed in the 2015 list of drugs to be banned, published by the European Medicines Agency (1). Equally shocking, there are hundreds more drugs banned in Europe, but not in the US or Canada. Various drugs, about 700 in Read More

Protein Isolate for Benzodiazepine Withdrawal

For those in Benzodiazepine withdrawal, such as those coming off Xanax, Ativan, Klonopin, or other psychiatric medications, Dr Charles Popper, director of psychiatry at Harvard regularly uses protein isolate with patients interested in tapering off. He especially recommends protein isolate for benzodiazepine withdrawal. Dr. Popper makes it clear that when patients are using specialized treatments, Read More

Why the Phrase “Families Belong Together” Can be Triggering

Why the Phrase “Families Belong Together” Can be Triggering (unrelated to its actual intention, which we support). by Emily Sheera Cutler and Chaya Grossberg Over the past few weeks, numerous human rights activists have rallied against the forcible separation of immigrant families, using the slogan “Families Belong Together.” While we 100% could not agree more Read More