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Health & Wellness

5 Shady Ways Big Pharma May Be Influencing Your Doctor
Health & Wellness  (tags: medicine, drugs, big pharma, corruption, doctors, disease, illness, healthcare, protection, treatment, risks, safety )

Roseann
- 586 days ago - alternet.org
Pharma can entice doctors to prescribe its expensive patent drugs, even when they are dangerous.
Six Drugs Whose Dangerous Risks Were Buried So Big Pharma Could Make Money
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, ethics, family, food, government, healthcare, illness, medicine, protection, research, risks, safety, society, treatment )

Kit
- 589 days ago - truth-out.org
New meds are rushed to the market so industry can start making money even before safety has been determined.
6 Drugs Whose Dangerous Risks Were Buried So Big Pharma Could Make Money
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, Big Pharma, safety )

Freya
- 593 days ago - alternet.org
New meds are rushed to the market so industry can start making money even before safety has been determined.
Homegrown -- William Rivers Pitt
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, AlternativeMed, cancer, children, death, diet, disease, drugs, ethics, family, food, government, healthcare, investigation, medicine, nutrition, prevention, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, study, treatment )

Kit
- 603 days ago - truth-out.org
Homegrown's All right with me Homegrown Is the way it should be Homegrown Is a good thing Plant that bell And let it ring... - Neil Young
Medicare Officials Seek Authority To Ban Harmful Prescribers
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, health, healthcare, medicine, risks, government, healthcare, politics, usa, safety )

Cal
- 604 days ago - npr.org
Medicare plans to arm itself with broad new powers to better control -- and potentially bar -- doctors engaged in fraudulent or harmful prescribing, following a series of articles detailing lax oversight in its drug program
The Obamacare We Deserve -- Michael Moore
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, cancer, children, death, disease, drugs, family, government, healthcare, INSURANCE INDUSTRY, medicine, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, treatment, women )

Kit
- 607 days ago - commondreams.org
What we now call Obama-care was conceived at the Heritage Foundation, a conservative think tank, and birthed in Massachusetts by Mitt Romney, then the governor.
60 Minutes Expose: How The Lobbies Rule America   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, congress, drugs, health care, lobbiests, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety )

Kit
- 607 days ago - youtube.com
A video from 60 Minutes about that vote on that prescription drugs bill.
The Story of An American Hospital Bill
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, cancer, children, disease, drugs, family, healthcare, medicine, prevention, research, protection, society )

Kit
- 609 days ago - viralnova.com
As if waking up in excruciating pain isn't enough, this is the bill he received in the mail a couple months later. Take a look:
Vermont Approves Single-Payer Health Care: "Everybody In, Nobody Out"
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, babies, cancer, children, disease, drugs, ethics, family, government, healthcare, medicine, prevention, protection, research, safety, treatment )

Kit
- 623 days ago - truth-out.org
The biggest downside of the ACA is the reliance on the private insurance industry. It does not have to be this way, however.
Heroin Bigger Than You Think
Health & Wellness  (tags: health, Heroin addicts, prevention, risks, treatment, disease, drugs, death )

Dee
- 644 days ago - timesjournalonline.com
Stories and statistics shared the floor Wednesday when addicts, their families, and the people who work to help them-even if that means putting then behind bars-gathered to talk about our heroin problem.
Quiz: Get Smart About Antibiotics on the Farm
Health & Wellness  (tags: AnimalWelfare, animals, environment, protection, diet, ethics, drugs, health, humans, illness, medicine, prevention, nutrition, protection, research, risks, safety, science, society, treatment, warning )

JL
- 644 days ago - pewhealth.org
How much do you know about antibiotics used to produce the meat we eat? Test your knowledge in our latest quiz.
Texas' Other Death Penalty
Health & Wellness  (tags: abuse, americans, babies, cancer, children, disease, drugs, ethics, government, healthcare, illness, investigation, medicine, prevention, protection, risks, safety, society, treatment, women )

Kit
- 648 days ago - texasobserver.org
A Galveston medical student describes life and death in the so-called safety net.
House Republicans Draw Bead on Next Obamacare Target: Medicaid Expansion
Health & Wellness  (tags: americans, children, disease, drugs, family, government, healthcare, illness, medicine, prevention, research, safety, society, treatment )

Kit
- 651 days ago - dailykos.com
Consider this one of the possible strikes, aimed at the part of Obamacare that is going gangbusters right now, signing up hundreds of thousands across the nation: Medicaid.

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