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Mothers Act: Bad Movie Rerun

http://dissidentvoice.org/2009/04/mothers-act-bad-movie-rerun/

by Evelyn Pringle / April 15th, 2009

The promotion of the Mother’s Act is like a rewind of a bad movie dating back to the 1960’s when rock stars were singing songs about “mother’s little helpers.”

Women fought for years to gain acceptance of the fact that many female health problems were real and not symptoms of hypochondria. The psycho-pharmaceutical cartel’s profit-driven invention of an epidemic of pregnancy-related mental disorders will wipe out a century of work toward Continue reading

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Motherhood and the Psycho-Pharmaceutical Complex

Mothers Act Fuels Multi-Billion Dollar Industry

By Evelyn Pringle

Motherhood has fallen prey to the psycho-pharmaceutical complex. If new legislation known as the Mother’s Act becomes law, the drugging of infants through pregnant and nursing mothers will no doubt increase.
Congress has rightfully refused to pass this bill for eight years. Continue reading

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Mental health screening targets moms-to-be

Source: http://wnd.com/index.php?fa=PAGE.view&pageId=93766

YOUR GOVERNMENT AT WORK

Mental health screening targets moms-to-be

Questionnaire will be used to determine ‘depression’ in patients

pregnant_woman_200x327A bill that would subject pregnant women to mental health screenings – and possibly medications that would follow any diagnosis of “depression” – has returned and already is more than halfway through Congress, a concerned family group is warning.

WND reported a year ago when the plan was proposed to allow the government to order tests on mothers for baby blues. The proposal later died.

However, officials with United Nonprofits and Individuals for Truth and Ethics say the bill is back, and it already has been approved by the U.S. House and assigned to a Continue reading

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MANDATORY MENTAL SCREENING FOR POSTPARTUM DEPRESSION — THE BRAVE NEW WORLD OF COERCED DRUGGING By Dr. David W. Tanton, Ph.D.

Dr. David W. Tanton

Dr. David W. Tanton

In a large number of expectant mothers, once they give birth, an often profound feeling of loss and depression sets in. This, as knowledgeable doctors, nurses and midwives know, is normal since the shared circulatory system that existed between the mother and the baby with all of its attendant hormones created a “high” that is missing once the baby is Continue reading

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The MOTHERS Act – Trolling for Mental Patients at a Maternity Ward Near You

by Amy Philo

amy@uniteforlife.org, 214-705-0169, 817-793-8028

If you’ve never been “Teen Screened” in high school, quizzed by a college counselor about your potential perfectionism, mood swings, or alcohol use- or told you might go crazy if you don’t start taking drug x, consider yourself among the Continue reading

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Mandated Mental Screening for Pregnant Women, Babies & Toddlers

http://ahrp.blogspot.com/2008/07/mandated-mental-screening-for-pregnant.html

FYI and ACTION

Despite the serious economic crisis in the US, Congress is poised to pass a series of laws that would HUGELY expand the pharmaceutical-dominated mental health industry.

In the Senate, majority leader Harry Reid (D – NV) has slipped a controversial Continue reading

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The MOTHERS Act: Thalidomide Revisited? by Fred A. Baughman, Jr., MD & Amy Philo

http://www.bio-medicine.org/medicine-news-1/The-MOTHERS-Act-3A-Thalidomide-Revisited-3F-20203-1/

SAN DIEGO, May 23 /PRNewswire/ — The Richmond (VA) Times-Dispatch reported that on Mother’s Day, May 10, 1998, Sharon Alley stabbed her eight month old daughter, Brooke in the heart, killing her. Months before, Alley was prescribed Paxil, became psychotic, and threw then five-week-old Brooke to the floor, fracturing her skull.

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