FDA

Their "Mailbox" dispenses dreck

To Annie?s Mailbox ? Dear whoever you really are: I just had to respond to the advice given in your column saying that someone needs to see a psychiatrist and now to a person who w ...

McClintock: Show you care

An open letter concerning the labeling of Genetically Modified Organisms: Dear Congressman (Tom) McClintock: I am very disappointed that you have not signed on to ask the FDA to la ...

Let’s teach Congress again

Let’s all give a big round of applause to the free market economy and our do-nothing Congress. Recently there has been a flood of reports about the shortage of cancer drugs. Met ...

FDA should protect public

I write in regard to prior letters complaining about the Food and Drug Administration’s usefulness. The truth is that corporations wield inordinate power in Congress and in state ...

FDA corrupt, beholden

I was very glad to see Jack Hertel’s input today (Reader Input, Dec. 29) about how bad the FDA is, and I concur totally. I have been beating this drum for a while and it’s nice ...

Keep our lives free of US government

I couldn’t agree more with Jack Hertel’s letter on the FDA (Reader Input, Dec. 29). Four years of medical school followed by three to five years of residency then several more ...

We’d be better off without the FDA

The Auburn Journal headline, “FDA cracks down on HCG,” (Dec. 15) has the ring of finality that the FDA knows what they are doing and what they are doing benefits the people of ...

Psychotropic drugs harm

There is a lot of violence all over the world. Do you ever wonder why? Did you know that 100 million people worldwide are now on psychotropic drugs? These drugs cause serious adv ...

Weight loss miracle method? Residents share their HCG diet success stories

Allison Gillespie recently lost 20 pounds in less than a month. She said homeopathic drops of Human Chorionic Gonadotropin, a hormone extracted from pregnant women’s urine, were ...

FDA can butt out of stomachs

Please note that the Food and Drug Administration has no business telling us what we can and can’t eat. We are not sheep to be let to pasture, and I hope I speak for all present ...