GSK pays US government record $3 billion for illegally marketing drugs (but CEO and executives not held criminally responsible)
Ethan A. Huff, Natural News 12/5/2011 The pharmaceutical industry is notorious for getting away with murder, both figuratively and literally, without so much as a slap on the wrist from the justice system. And a recent settlement involving drug giant GlaxoSmithKline (GSK) only further exposes the fact that Big Pharma is free to break the…
Sorry, That Crazy Stevie Wonder + Atari Poster Is Fake
As is often the way with the internet, a "historical" image magically emerged from the past today to spread all over the place. I've seen it on Facebook, I've seen it on Twitter, I was even emailed a copy. It's either hilarious or terrible, depending on your tastes, but your tastes are moot, because the poster is fake.
A Brief History of Benzodiazepines - Benzodiazepine Information Coalition
Benzodiazepines are the pharmaceutical industry’s top-selling family of prescription drugs. Alprazolam, also known as Xanax, has long been among the industry’s best-selling pills. There are now 94 million prescriptions for various benzodiazepines in the U.S. alone — nearly one prescription for every three citizens. This did not happen overnight. The story of modern benzodiazepines such as […]