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How Big Pharma Preps You to Buy Drugs You Probably Don't Need
Health & Wellness  (tags: Big Pharma, pills, drugs, medicine, advertising, propaganda )

Freya
- 839 days ago - alternet.org
Did you ever wonder why new medications so often debut right after awareness of the condition they treat increases? It is no coincidence. The tactic is called unbranded advertising and "disease awareness."
Secret Money Fueling a Flood of Political Ads
Health & Wellness  (tags: world, usa, republicans, democrats, propaganda, politics, news, media, ethics, congress, candidates, advertising, Donors, secret, money, politcal ads )

Darren
- 1440 days ago - nytimes.com
More than half of the general election advertising aired by outside groups in the battle for control of Congress has come from organizations that disclose little or nothing about their donors.
Letter From the Editor: Dr. Oz Takes a Beating
Health & Wellness  (tags: Dr.Oz, diet, food, health, government, ethics, credibility, advertising, money, humans, science, research, interesting, investigation, news )

Carrie
- 1551 days ago - foodsafetynews.com
After the beating he took before a Senate subcommittee last week, I was wondering if Dr. Mehmet Oz eased his pain with Dr. Mercola's Organic Body Butter. That product goes for $52.97 for four ounces at Mercola's supplement mill. Spread it thinly, Dr. Oz!
Tell McDonald's: Shut Down Happymeal.Com - ACTION - PLEASE SIGN!
Health & Wellness  (tags: children, diet, food, McDonald's, advertising, ethics, health, protection, society )

Carrie
- 1819 days ago - act.stopcorporateabuse.org
McDonald's has long pioneered the use of marketing designed specifically to appeal to children. It's time to tell McDonald's: enough is enough. Let's put an end to McDonald's predatory marketing to children and shut down HappyMeal.com.
THEY'RE BRAINWASHING WOMEN. Ban Cosmetic Surgery Advertisements in the U.S. - SIGN!!!
Health & Wellness  (tags: business, warning, women, risks, prevention, healthcare, beauty, nature, surgery, advertising, money, diet, cosmetic, obama, USA, TV )

Jim
- 2375 days ago - forcechange.com
Cosmetic surgery is a huge, and still growing, industry that frequently has disastrous health effects. Yet plastic surgeons are able to aggressively advertise for dangerous and unnecessary surgeries. These advertisements are frequently found in public
The Marketing of Madness: The Truth About Psychotropic Drugs-Full Length Documentary   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: Body-Mind-Spirit, treatment, warning, drugs, risks, advertising, children, women, investigation, nutrition )

Sheryl
- 2661 days ago - youtube.com
This is a documentary on the psychiatric industry. The real story of the high income partnership between psychiatry and drug companies that has created an $80 billion psychotropic drug profit center. This film could save lives.
Tell the FDA What You Think About Drug Ads.
Health & Wellness  (tags: FDA, pharaceutical companies, side-effects, advertising )

Carole
- 3842 days ago - secure.consumersunion.org
The Food and Drug Administration (FDA) will soon decide whether these TV ads should include a toll-free number and web address where you can report side effects or other problems.
Paracetamoxyfrusebendroneomyci n   video
Health & Wellness  (tags: drugs, medicine, advertising )

Alf
- 3854 days ago - youtube.com
A new advert for a new wonderdrug!!! Cures everything from AIDS to pubic lice. (apparently) Better head straight down to the chemist before it's all gone..........
Bush Let GOP Kill Breastfeeding Ads
Health & Wellness  (tags: bushadministration, formula_industry, advertising, breast-feeding )

Pretty
- 4038 days ago - washingtonpost.com
The formula industry's intervention -- which did not block the ads but helped change their content -- is being scrutinized by Congress in the wake of last month's testimony by former surgeon general Richard H. Carmona that the Bush administration...
Breast-Feeding Lobby Criticises Jordan for Infant Formula 'Stunt'
Health & Wellness  (tags: breast_feeding, Katie_Price, ban, advertising )

Pretty
- 4063 days ago - news.independent.co.uk
The pro-breastfeeding group Baby Milk Action, which campaigns to inform mothers about the benefits of breast-feeding, plans to complain to the Advertising Standards Authority and Trading Standards...
   

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