Skip to comments.Liquid Medicine (Let's put Lithium in the public water supply!)
Posted on 05/24/2011 10:27:11 PM PDT by ransomnote
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There’s a town here in west metro Atlanta called Lithia Springs, named such because of the lithium found in the spring. The cherokee used the water as a health tonic, and during the early 1900’s, there was a resort at the spring.
I have an idea. We’ll put Lithium in hand-held devices and trick people into holding them up to their heads, and then radiate the Lithium into their brains with electromagnetism.
Oh yes it’s real. They took the lithium out of 7up a long time ago though. (not sure why).
lithium has been used to treat neurological causes of mania/ hyperactivity in rare cases (we had a retarded hyperactive client who only calmed down after starting lithium).
but lithium in bipolar doesn’t make them sleepy as much as cuts the intensity of cycles so they are not so “high” or “low”
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