Pharma Gave Doctor “The Best Night of His Life” for Writing Narcotic Prescriptions

  Clubbing until 4 am, “free dinners with friends” at posh restaurants. Insys racketeering arrests across the US and Bristol-Myers Squibb’s payout for illicit marketing of antipsychotic drug to children and eldery the latest scandals to plague the pharmaceutical industry  Several pharmaceutical executives and managers, formerly employed by Insys Therapeutics, Inc., were arrested Thursday on charges that they […]

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Birth Control in Drinking Water: A Fertility Catastrophe in the Making?

Fish struggle to fertilize eggs three generations after exposure to contraceptive hormone, raising questions about the effects on humans. CELESTE McGOVERN WASHINGTON — A recent report from the U.S. Geological Survey (USGS) found that birth-control hormones excreted by women, flushed into waterways and eventually into drinking water can also impact fish fertility up to three […]

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