Saturday, 15 December , 2018

Drugs

Martin Shkreli Sentenced to 7 Years in Prison for Fraud

By STEPHANIE CLIFFORD MARCH 9, 2018 Martin Shkreli, a former pharmaceutical executive notorious for sharply increasing drug prices, mounting sneering defenses of his actions and even...

America’s Painful Self-delusion

By Allen Marshall December 14, 2017 America is the only nation brought forth by a set of beliefs, and those beliefs, captured so eloquently in...

Psychiatric Drugs and Shootings in Schools

Constitutional attorney Jonathan Emord calls for FEDERAL investigation into link between psych drugs and school shootings by JD Heyes February 21, 2018  A top-rated lawyer who...

European Care for the Elderly 2016

May 11, 2016 Michael Hudson, Speech to SANICADEMIA, May 10, 2016 in Villach, Austria for the 5th International Congress on Geriatrics and Gerontology = 59th...

Novartis and Misconduct in Clinical Studies

Japan investigations allege misconduct in large-scale clinical studies 13 Aug 2013 by Davide Castelvecchi Posted on behalf of Ichiko Murai. The credibility of Japan’s clinical-research system has come...

How Big Pharma is Killing Thousands

How Big Pharma greed is killing tens of thousands around the world: Patients are over-medicated and often given profitable drugs with 'little proven benefits,'...

New Prescription Drugs: A Major Health Risk With Few Offsetting Advantages

by Donald W. Light June 27, 2014 Few people know that new prescription drugs have a 1 in 5 chance of causing serious reactions after they have been approved....

Psychiatric drugs do more harm than good, says expert

Peter Gøtzsche argues that most prescriptions could be stopped without causing harm, but other experts strongly disagree By Sarah Boseley Tue 12 May 2015 Psychiatric drugs...

Pharmaceutical Jungle

By Ellen Teague April 28 2006 THE CONSTANT GARDENER, based on a novel by John Le Carré, was a prominent film at the Oscar ceremony in...

Drug giants fined $11bn for criminal wrongdoing

Fines are not enough to reform drug industry, warn lawyers By Jeremy Laurance 19 September 2012 The global pharmaceutical industry has racked up fines of more...