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This Is What Happens When Research Studies Are Ignored By Drug Companies


Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, cancer, drugs, health, medicine, research, risks, women, warning, study, diethylstilbestrol )

DES
- 1150 days ago - diethylstilbestrol.co.uk
In 1939 drug companies ignored studies showing that DES could cause cancer and changes in the reproductive tracts. The FDA labelled the drug as unsuitable to pregnant women only in 1971. New research is now showing that DES is a multi-generational tragedy



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Wayne Clayton (0)
Wednesday July 4, 2012, 8:05 pm
When my wife was getting her MBA in Healthcare, she would share (and complain) all the time how sloppy the whole pharma industry was and how shoddy clinical "studies" really are...
 

Patricia Royall (4)
Sunday February 3, 2013, 6:43 am
The DES issue has not died...in fact it will go on for some time to come...especially as studies continue to reaffirm the link between DES exposure and cancer. Thank you for posting this.
 
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