Articles in Category: Breaking News

"Prescription Thugs" Explores Addiction and the Pharmaceutical Industry

on Saturday, 13 February 2016.

Chris Bell is a documentary filmmaker who has already explored issues related to steroid abuse
and performance-enhancing drugs in the athletic community with 2008's Bigger, Stronger, Faster*. With his 2015 film Prescription Thugs, he has expanded to look at the issue of prescription drug abuse, giving us a look at factors that have contributed to this rampant and deeply harmful form of drug abuse.

Fighting Stigma by Renaming Schizophrenia

on Tuesday, 09 February 2016.

Fighting Stigma by Renaming Schizophrenia

Stigma can be a problem with any type of mental illness because many issues with psychological health are largely misunderstood by the public. The stigma that surrounds mental illness is not only insulting, it can create barriers for people who need to seek help but are afraid of being judged by others.