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  1. How One Firm Serenely Watched Valeant's Drop From the SidelinesRead the original story

    Friday Jun 17 | The Washington Post

    Valeant Pharmaceuticals has taken investors on a wild ride. The drugmaker's stock price climbed tenfold, to a high of $262 a share last August, before cratering to about $24 on June 8, bringing billions of dollars of losses to investors including storied hedge funders Bill Ackman and John Paulson.

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  2. How One Firm Serenely Watched Valeant's Drop From the SidelinesRead the original story

    Monday Jun 13 | The Washington Post

    Valeant Pharmaceuticals has taken investors on a wild ride. The drugmaker's stock price climbed tenfold, to a high of $262 a share last August, before cratering to about $24 on June 8, bringing billions of dollars of losses to investors including storied hedge funders Bill Ackman and John Paulson.

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  3. Why Won't Women Take Fracture and Jawbone Death-Linked Drugs Cry Bone AssociationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Jun 7 | OpEdNews

    It is a big problem said the Pharma-linked American Society of Bone and Mineral Research, the National Osteoporosis Foundation and the National Bone Health Alliance last week in a press release.

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  4. The multi-talented Dr. TopolRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | Jerusalem Post

    The Queens-born physician voted the 'most influential physician executive' and 'one of the most important physicians' in the US makes his first visit to Israel. Prof.

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  5. Bad Science: Why do researchers collude with Big Pharma to hide drug trial resultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Jun 4 | The Age

    Author of "Bad Science and Bad Pharma," Dr Ben Goldacre will make the complex comprehensible, battling bad science, bad pharma, bad research, bad reporting and bad medical practice so that our bull meters can be fool-proofed. At first blush, doctor, author and medical activist Ben Goldacre seems to be the quintessential Pom.

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  6. Why American healthcare would be better off without the Food and Drug ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2016 | NewsTarget.com

    The Food and Drug Administration's stated purpose is to protect public health, but it seems that every day it makes yet another move that actually works against us. Even if you are willing to concede that the FDA was established with good intentions , nobody who has been keeping track of its actions can honestly say that it is achieving its goals.

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  7. Verdict a strike against persona s right to choose own pathRead the original story

    May 8, 2016 | Lethbridge Herald

    This letter is written in support of the Stephan family from Lethbridge who have been so viciously maligned recently and were charged with "failing to provide the necessities of life" to their child. The media bias was immediately evident and to me it is just part of the modus operandi of the system we now live in.

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  8. Pa. company battles opioid addiction with rival painkillerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2016 | PennLive.com

    Treating pain is a constant in medicine. It's part of the human condition, known as the "fifth vital sign" among physicians.

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  9. Stunning admission that Science is Fraud: Medical journals more...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 17, 2016 | NewsTarget.com

    If you've ever wondered why seemingly intelligent doctors prescribe so many harmful medications to their patients, the answer is simple: money. We've all heard about the conferences and exotic vacations for doctors funded by pharmaceutical companies , but it turns out that the medical journals that doctors rely on for their information are also compromised.

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  10. FDA approved fraud: The FDA conducts NO scientific studies on drugsRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 6, 2016 | NewsTarget.com

    Wait ... What? The federal Food and Drug Administration really doesn't conduct any scientific studies on the very drugs it approves? No, it doesn't, and the facts surrounding this reality will shock and anger you. This point was recently brought out - again - by the Alliance for Natural Health, in a short video made in response to a bogus Public Broadcasting System documentary, in which the taxpayer-funded network claimed that vitamin and nutrient supplements are not regulated at all by the federal government.

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  11. Which Drugs Are Best for Osteoarthritis Pain?Read the original story

    Mar 17, 2016 | Journal Watch

    Diclofenac, etoricoxib, and rofecoxib are associated with the greatest pain reduction for patients with knee or hip osteoarthritis, while acetaminophen is not superior to placebo, according to a network meta-analysis in the Lancet. Researchers assessed 74 randomized, controlled trials of nearly 60,000 patients with knee or hip osteoarthritis that compared NSAIDs , acetaminophen, and placebo.

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  12. These 2 industries have become political punching bagsRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 16, 2016 | Silicon Alley Insider

    The United States has one of the most successful biotech/pharmaceutical industries and arguably the premier banking institutions in the world. During the current presidential race, populist politicians on both sides of the aisle have gained a great deal of popularity by turning these two industries into political punching bags.

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  13. FDA is now completely sold out to Big Pharma: New FDA head Robert...Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 6, 2016 | NewsTarget.com

    The FDA has now officially been completely captured by the pharmaceutical industry. With the confirmation of pharma insider Robert Califf as the new head of the FDA, America can look forward to many years of FDA malfeasance in conspiracy with pharmaceutical manufacturers to cover up the deadly side effects of drugs like Vioxx, all while using the full power of the federal government to intimidate, censor and criminalize natural product companies.

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  14. Remedy for a sick industry - Thursday, 03 March 2016 08:51Read the original story w/Photo

    Mar 3, 2016 | South County Spotlight

    If he were playing it safe, Dr. Vinay Prasad might be among the last to turn into a medical provocateur. Prasad works at Oregon Health & Science University's Knight Cancer Institute as a cancer physician, and OHSU has gone all-in trying to make it a flagship department.

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  15. The FDA now officially belongs to Big PharmaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 27, 2016 | Salon

    Robert Califf's ties to the industry run deep, and the Obama nominee just sailed through the U.S. Senate It is hard to believe only four senators opposed the confirmation of Robert Califf, who was approved today as the next FDA commissioner. Vocal opponent Bernie Sanders condemned the vote from the campaign trail.

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  16. 'We kill so many citizens with drugs,' says doctor exposing Big Pharma's deadly medical racketRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 23, 2016 | NewsTarget.com

    A renowned academic who is the co-founder of the Cochrane Collaboration, one of the world's top organizations for assessing medical evidence, believes that Big Pharma is killing tens of thousands of Americans every year. Dr. Peter Gotzsche, who arrived in Australia recently to talk to citizens Down Under about their use of prescription medications, estimates that some 100,000 Americans die each year from the side effects of medications they have actually taken as directed .

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  17. Ho-hum, Another Month, Another Set of Multi-Million Dollar...Read the original story

    Feb 21, 2016 | Health Care Renewal

    Amazingly, with a US presidential election looming, there is finally some public discussion here of the impunity of top corporate executives. Columnist Gretcher Moregenson wrote on February 6, 2016 in the New York Times , Ho-hum, another week, another multimillion-dollar settlement between regulators and a behemoth bank acting badly.

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  18. How India tackles adverse drug reactions - By ignoring dataRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 9, 2016 | Mid-Day Mumbai

    A 17-year-old Kolkata boy was prescribed Dapsone, an antibiotic, for a skin problem, and developed severe, potentially fatal, side effects. The doctor could not diagnose the condition, Dapsone syndrome, nor did he report the side effects to the Pharmacovigilance Programme of India , a government watchdog.

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  19. How India tackles adverse drug reactions - by ignoring dataRead the original story

    Feb 8, 2016 | Newkerala.com

    New Delhi, Feb 8 : With 10 percent of 3.63 trillion medicines popped worldwide in 2015, India is the world's third-largest medicine market. It stands to scientific reason that these drugs will have side effects.

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  20. Merck Announces Fourth-Quarter and Full-Year 2015 Financial ResultsRead the original story

    Feb 3, 2016 | Information Technology

    Merck , known as MSD outside the United States and Canada, today announced financial results for the fourth quarter and full year of 2015. "The past year was one of considerable progress and execution for Merck," said Kenneth C. Frazier, chairman and chief executive officer, Merck.

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