Substance Dependence

Break the pattern of Substance Dependence before it is too late

Science Isn’t Sure Yet If Gaming Addiction Is A Real Mental Disorder


drug-addiction5From that point, the scientists and doctors of the world took that word to mean a physical dependence on a substance. Even more recently, we—the normal, non-scientist humans—have come to use “addicted” within the Read more

Las Vegas Pharmaceutical Industry Breaks More Laws


Pharmaceutical Social Media Case Studies

Corporations and global brands have found adopting social media a challenge. Most have turned a blind eye often siting the excuse ’there’s too much regulation around our industry to get involved’. This presentation covers 3 pharmaceutical brands who have jumped in the deep end and done it. The results are surprising and deeply insightful on what happened and what were the results.

Review: Ben Goldacre, Bad Pharma: how drug companies mislead


In Bad Pharma he shows how they do it. The pharmaceutical industry sets the stage for positive trials for their drugs. Unflattering trials don’t see the light of day. This is Goldacre’s central point: evidence based medicine isn’t Read more