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Category: Big Pharma

Iodine: Just what the doctor ordered?

Iodine, a new online database of both prescription and non-prescription drug information, launched today. Users can look up a drug and read about its efficacy, side effects, warnings, and costs. Also included […]

Health reform: Big Pharma escaping again

I’ve written before about the evils of Big Pharma and expressed my outrage at President Obama’s behind-the-scenes deal to leave Big Pharma’s big profits out of the planning for health […]

More on Big Pharma’s ethics

It’s hard to believe a month has gone by since I wrote about Wyeth Pharmaceuticals hiring ghostwriters to produce articles touting the advantages of hormone replacement therapy using their product, […]

Obama sells out to Big Pharma

I’d heard about it somewhere a while back. Now Robert Reich has confirmed it wasn’t my imagination. In an article today on Salon.com, Reich talks about Big Pharma’s secret deal […]

Wyeth chooses profits over ethics

We’ve all heard of ghostwriters. They get paid to write an article or book for someone else, and that someone publishes the work as his own. (You didn’t think all […]