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Unformatted text preview: Tuesday, January 29, 2008 Tampons- For women who want to be active- Extra large tampons to stay in your body longer- Toxic Shock Syndrome is the result- Just like clinical drugs and tampons used to be made for a very specific reason- Instead of making sick people better, make well people better, or think they can be better- We medicate our abilities to express alarm- Stopping up a women's body and trapping dead tissue in her uterus Physicians Desk Reference- Lists all of the known side effects of certain drugs Placebo effect Self-fulfilling prophecy- The same drug that induces help, eventually lets you down- You increase dosage Sleep drugs- Put you to sleep but you never reach REM- You are not asleep, unconscious- You need to dream, wreaks havoc when you are awake psychologically- Incredible powerful and dangerous drugs to make well people better- Things with Valium are better its hard to get a doctor to prescribe Prozac- Child of Valium- 1987- By 1992, 8 million people were taking it; 4 million in the US...
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This note was uploaded on 04/07/2008 for the course ANTH 2020-02 taught by Professor Vengerven during the Spring '08 term at Colorado.
- Spring '08