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The Impact of Mood Altering Drugs on Young People

02/24/14 Robert Lorei
Radioactivity: Live Call-In (Monday)
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Tags: Kevin P. Miller, Generation Rx, prescription drougs, Prozac, suicide, depression, Florida Adlerian Society, wmnf, Rob Lorei

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Good morning, welcome to Radioactivity. I’m Rob Lorei. Coming up we’ll talk with filmmaker Kevin Miller who will be speaking about and showing his film Generation RX this weekend in Safety Harbor.

The film is about what Miller believes is the harm we are doing to a generation of young people by prescribing drugs such as Ritalin, Prozac and Zoloft to change their behavior.

Here’s an excerpt.

For more information about this weekend's event please call: 813-251-8484

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Sarasota-Manatee group gets grant to help returning war vets listen

02/27/09 Mitch E. Perry
WMNF Drive-Time News Friday
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The Gulf Coast Community Foundation has awarded Jewish Family and Children’s Service of Sarasota-Manatee a grant of $300,000 over the next two years to assist families experiencing negative effects from military service in Afghanistan and Iraq.

Research shows that one in every five veterans who have served in either of those countries suffers from depression or a stress disorder.

Rose Chapman, president and CEO of the Jewish Family and Children’s Service (JFCS), said the grant will...

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