The Dirty Ties Between Docs and Drug Makers

The Dirty Ties Between Docs and Drug Makers

July 30, 2013

Doctors, are the decision-makers in prescribing drugs. And to be fair, they often don’t realize that to prescribe a brand-name drug often means switching from a generic that costs many times less. Costs are invisible to them. Which perversely means that the money that drug makers pump into the system has that much more power […]

Why Are Medications Cheaper in Canada?

Why Are Medications Cheaper in Canada?

March 26, 2013

Ever wonder why medications are cheaper in Canada than the United States? This infographic explains why drug prices are higher in the US than other industrialized countries. Source

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Prescription Drug Abuse: A National Epidemic

March 1, 2013

The U.S. leads the world in prescription drug abuse. The cost, to the nation, is in the billions! Source

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The Drug Industry’s Death Grip on Americas Health Care

May 22, 2012

A look at the top 5 deadliest prescription drugs which, despite their known dangers are still being sold in the U.S. All of these drugs are the subject of pending lawsuits on behalf of those who have suffered death or injury from them. Source