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Pfizer Is Trying To Hide The Truth About Smoking Cessation Drug

Many people, when they decide to stop smoking, turn to somebody they can trust… their doctor. So when your doctor prescribes a smoking cessation drug like Champix (or Chantix in the US), you probably hope that it will be the answer to finally kick the habit for good. What you don’t hope for (and probably […]

Merck on trial over its MMR vaccine

Whenever there are cases of mumps, measles or chicken pox you’ll always hear people saying that it’s the fault of all those crazy “anti-vaxxers.” “Anti-vaxxers” are parents, grandparents and others who won’t just take what medical authorities and Big Pharma promise about how “safe” these shots are… And with good reason. But what if these […]

Fast-Tracked Drug Approvals Increase Safety Problems

For anyone who still believes in the ‘good nature’ of Big Pharma and the medical authorities… the time has come to deliver a few home truths: Modern medicine and pharmaceutical drugs are nothing but a massive moneymaking industry. Of course, it’s an industry that on the face of things ‘serves’ patients and fights disease… but […]

Statin Drugs Linked To Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS)

Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (more commonly known as ALS, or Lou Gehrig’s disease) has lately been enjoying a lot of media attention… especially Social Media attention with all the ice-bucket challenge videos being posted on Facebook. In the US money raised has gone to the ALS Association and in the UK to the Motor Neurone Disease […]