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Former FDA Chief Turns On Big Pharma

Almost 17 years after leaving the top job at the American Food and Drug Administration (FDA), Dr. David Kessler, the former head of the FDA, has gone from being Big Pharma’s best friend to public enemy. These days Dr. Kessler is out to prove just how much Big Pharma lies, cheats, and steals. Needless to […]

Avoid Dyloject For Post-Surgery Pain At All Costs

If you’re having surgery, even something minor, chances are that you’ll get something to help relieve pain, which is why you need to ask your doctor or nurse what kind of painkiller you’ll be given. If it is Dyloject (the generic name) insist on something else. As a pill or topical gel, diclofenac works as […]

66% Of Doctors Don’t Recommend Aspirin

We’ve written about the dangers of aspirin many times before. Studies have linked this widely used drug with an increased risk of age-related macular degeneration (AMD). The American Gastroenterological Association (AGA) estimates that adverse gastrointestinal events linked to long-term use of aspirin are responsible for well over 100,000 hospitalizations each year. More and more doctors […]