Former Turing Pharmaceuticals CEO Martin Shkreli, aka: “Big Pharma Bad Boy”, refused to testify yesterday before the House Oversight Committee hearing on skyrocketing drug price hikes, invoking his Fifth Amendment right . . […]
Put Down the Fork and Knife: Intermittent Fasting Really Can Improve Your Cognitive Function
Have you ever wondered why the average human being’s daily food intake is three meals each day with a few […]
Big Pharma must be getting seriously worried by the results of a recent survey conducted by the Centre for Addictions Research of BC
The pharmaceutical (along with the alcohol) industry is a powerful influences […]
News has broke about the recent prescription drug price gouging that has been taking place, and its leaving some individuals in serious medical trouble. Without the money to pay for the increases in drug […]
Prescription drug prices are already excessively high, and they are continuing to rise at an astronomical rate. The United States has some of the most expensive prescription medications in the world, and their […]
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14.) What Everybody Ought to Know About Heartburn Medications – Learn about the upside to taking […]
Recently, through the launch of a new online database last week the U.S. government revealed that in 2013, doctors were paid roughly $380 million by medical device and pharmaceutical corporations for speeches and […]
Generic medications have long been known to be the cheaper alternative for those people struggling with the cost of medication. Generic medications have come about with the expiration of brand name patents, allowing […]
Millions of Americans turn to international sources for foreign medication, Canadian pharmacies in particular ranking high on the list. They’re close to home, extremely competitive in pricing when it comes to foreign drugs, […]
According to a new report, the cost of prescription medications may be higher under the Affordable Care Act. Individuals expected to be affected the most will be patients who have the Obamacare Silver Plan and may be […]
The creators of the new “Bought” movie are on a mission to answer the question once and for all — pulling the curtain back on Big Pharma’s insidious greed machine.
“There is a story roaming […]
It’s no secret that prescription drug prices are at an all-time high. Americans are spending just under $1,000 each year for prescription drugs. Listed below are the top five real reasons why these […]
Canadian consumers and the Canadian federal government approach the production and distribution of prescription medications in a different way than Americans. Canadian pharmaceutical companies are subject to strict guidelines that determine pricing for […]
According to reports, the axe is coming down all over the pharma world on research and development projects that are not yielding immediate results.
AstraZeneca (Atacand, Crestor), GlaxoSmithKline (Advair, Boniva) and Pfizer (Benadryl, Lipitor) […]
Today the Food and Drug Administration approved Ampyra, a new drug owned by Biogen Idec. to fight multiple sclerosis.
The new drug is an extended-release tablet aimed at helping to increase mobility […]
Healthcare reform isn’t just about the public option and paying for doctor’s visits — it’s also about equal, affordable access to life-saving medications for all Americans. That’s why many […]