Beverly Johnson: Bill Cosby Drugged Me.

Top model Beverly Johnson is among the now countless women Bill Cosby lured in with his charismatic superstar persona and then drugged in order to sexually assault them. Her piece for Vanity Fair is a really important read (if you have the stomach for it: she describes the drugging in detail; discusses sexual assault.) Her …

Oklahoma Executions Delayed Because State Lacks Drugs To Kill Death Row Inmates

Honestly, America: if you’re not even able to procure the drugs for the death penalty, maybe you should take that as a sign that the death penalty really shouldn’t be enforced anymore in 2014. Just sayin’.Oklahoma Executions Delayed Because State Lacks Drugs To Kill Death Row Inmates

The Toxicity of Tylenol/Paracetamol

This weeks episode of This American Life reminds us of the dangers of the common pain/fever reliever Tylenol, or rather of the active ingredient acetaminophen, Paracetamol in Germany/Europe. The problem is that it is well-tolerated at small/the recommended doses (1000 mg per single dose/4000 mg daily) but is gets possibly fatally toxic (especially liver toxic) …