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The FDA Now Officially Belongs to Big Pharma
Business  (tags: FDA, Big Pharma, Duke University )

Dandelion
- 83 days ago - bients.com
Only four senators opposed the confirmation of Robert Califf who was approved today as the next FDA commissioner. Califf chancellor of clinical and translational research at Duke University until recently received money from 23 drug companies.
Tell the Treasury Department: Investigate Big Pharma Tax-Dodging
Business  (tags: taxes, drugs, tax dodging, Big Pharma, greed, petitions )

Freya
- 91 days ago - act.credoaction.com
Pharmaceutical companies don't just exploit Americans with sky-high prices. They also dodge billions in taxes on their scandalous profits.
'Pharma Bro' Martin Shkreli May Face Additional Fraud Charges
Business  (tags: Martin Shkreli, fraud, business, corruption, medicine, big pharma, finance )

Nancy
- 213 days ago - abc13.com
The former CEO of Turning Pharmaceuticals took to Twitter in recent weeks to thank supporters and proclaim his innocence.
Senate Confirms New FDA Commissioner With Close Ties to Big Pharma - YouTube   video
Business  (tags: Dr. Robert Califf, new FDA Commissioner, Big Pharma, opioid epidemic, Senate )

Judy
- 277 days ago - youtube.com
Public Citizen's Dr. Michael Carome describes the thousands in consulting fees new FDA commissioner Dr. Robert Califf received from pharmaceutical manufacturers and why only four senators voted against his confirmation.
How An Army of Pharma Lobbyists in Washington Have Locked in One of the Biggest Corporate Ripoff Schemes in America
Business  (tags: medicine, Big Pharma, drugs, pharmaceuticals, greed, lobbying )

Freya
- 283 days ago - alternet.org
Pharma is creaming tens of billions out of the federal government in a variety of schemes.
How Pfizer Rips All of Us Off on a Mindblowing Scale
Business  (tags: drugs, Big Pharma, tax cheats )

Freya
- 362 days ago - alternet.org
ThereâEUR(TM)s plenty that doesn't add up about Pfizer's claim that the low Irish tax rates it will pay by merging with Allergan are necessary if the company is to fund drug research to stay competitive.
Franklin Templeton: Stop Investing in Lethal Injection ACTION
Business  (tags: death penalty, Franklin Templeton, profits, innocence, big pharma, business, ethics, money )

Nancy
- 637 days ago - action.sumofus.org
Mutual fund Franklin Templeton is the largest institutional investor in a pharmaceutical company that is profiting from the death penalty.
Insurers Seek Lower Drug Prices, Forcing Big Pharma to Swallow a Jagged Little Pill
Business  (tags: Americans, drug prices, Big Pharma, money, economy, business, ethics, society, humans )

Carrie
- 685 days ago - theguardian.com
US drug prices, the highest in the world, may fall as insurers play pharmaceutical companies off each other and haggle for price cuts and group discounts. The world's biggest drugmakers are looking at lower profits as insurers use aggressive tactics to...
Risks? They Didn't Stop These 7 Drugs From Making Money
Business  (tags: big pharma, health, drugs, safety, generic drugs, risks, business, money, corruption )

Nancy
- 1053 days ago - opednews.com
It is the business model for new drugs that provokes Big Pharma to bury risks and exaggerate benefits. A new drug under patent has a high price and no competition and will make millions or even billions every year it is under patent.
Merchants of Meth: How Big Pharma Keeps the Cooks in Business
Business  (tags: Big Pharma, drug trade, illegal drugs, dependency, politics, news, money, business, corruption, corporate, dishonesty, ethics, economy )

Cal
- 1208 days ago - motherjones.com
With big profits on the line, the drug industry is pulling out campaign-style dirty tricks to keep selling the meds that cooks turn into crank.
BAD BUSINESS FROM BIG PHARMA: How Kids Are Getting Hooked on Pills for Life
Business  (tags: Big Pharma, children's health, dishonesty, business, corporate, corruption, politics, society, news )

Cal
- 1506 days ago - alternet.org
Young children were once expected to outgrow their issues; now they're diagnosed with lifelong psychiatric problems.
BAD BUSINESS: Big Pharma's Newest Money-Making Scheme: Adult ADHD
Business  (tags: business, corruption, Big Pharma, ADHD Drugs, politics, society, dishonesty, corporate, ethics, humans )

Cal
- 1524 days ago - alternet.org
Who belongs to this "untapped" market? Just about anybody.
BAD BUSINESS: Abbott Laboratories to Pay $1.6 Billion Over Misbranding Drug
Business  (tags: health, healthcare, government, Big Pharma, Abbott Labs, investigation, protection, abuse, business, corruption, corporate, abuse, government, news, marketing, ethics, dishonesty )

Cal
- 1670 days ago - cnn.com
Abbott Laboratories has pleaded guilty and agreed to pay $1.6 billion to resolve its criminal and civil liability arising from the company's unlawful promotion of the prescription drug Depakote, the U.S. Justice Department said
Seven Diseases Big Pharma Hopes You Get in 2012
Business  (tags: marketing, money, news, Big Pharma, society, politics, healthcare, health, humans, drugs, news, medicine, corruption, ethics, business, americans, abuse )

Cal
- 1823 days ago - alternet.org
Supply-driven marketing not only turns the nation into pill-popping hypochondriacs, it distracts from Pharma's drought of real drugs for real medical problems.
 

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