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Seeking Affordable Care, Markets Sidestep Obamacare

Seeking Affordable Care, Markets Sidestep Obamacare

By Brittany Hunter Mises Institute September 30, 2016   Seeking Affordable Care, Markets Sidestep Obamacare   The American health care system had become the perfect poster child for cronyism long before Obamacare went into effect. Insurance companies, health care providers, and the government have become so intertwined, it’s almost impossible to discern where one ends and […]


Congressman: “Hard To Believe” Mylan Only Makes $50 Profit On Each EpiPen

By Chris Morran Consumerist September 21, 2016   Congressman: “Hard To Believe” Mylan Only Makes $50 Profit On Each EpiPen     Drugmaker Mylan has come under fire in recent months over questions about the cost of the EpiPen emergency allergy treatment, which has jumped in price by around 600% since 2009. In testimony before […]

The CEO, acknowledges that the wholesale acquisition cost of an EpiPen twin-pack is $608, but says Mylan only receives $274 of that after fees and rebates.

How Big Pharma’s industrial waste is fuelling the rise in superbugs worldwide

How Big Pharma’s industrial waste is fuelling the rise in superbugs worldwide

By Madlen Davies Bureau of Investigative Journalism September 18, 2016   How Big Pharma’s industrial waste is fuelling the rise in superbugs worldwide     Pharmaceutical companies are fuelling the rise of superbugs by manufacturing drugs in factories that leak industrial waste, says a new report which calls on them to radically improve their supply chains. […]


Lawmaker wants to force Congress to use VA health care

By Against Crony Capitalism September 15, 2016   Lawmaker wants to force Congress to use VA health care     This will never happen because Congress has GOOD healthcare. They excluded themselves from Obamacare. Do you think they would ever throw themselves into the Veterans Affairs system? Not – a – chance. But it’s good […]

Lawmaker wants to force Congress to use VA health care

Sugar industry paid scientists for favourable research, documents reveal

Sugar industry paid scientists for favourable research, documents reveal

By The Associated Press CBC News September 13, 2016   Sugar industry paid scientists for favourable research, documents reveal Harvard study in 1960s cast doubt on sugar’s role in heart disease, pointing finger at fat     The sugar industry began funding research that cast doubt on sugar’s role in heart disease — in part […]


Dr. Paul Gordon, a 61-year-old communist and “medical school professor” at the University of Arizona, recently finished peddling across America on his bicycle.

An Exercise in Progressive Arrogance

By Becky Akers LewRockwell.com August 24, 2016   An Exercise in Progressive Arrogance     Dr. Paul Gordon, a 61-year-old communist and “medical school professor” at the University of Arizona, recently finished peddling across America on his bicycle. Not only had he long dreamed of such an odyssey, but he also turned it into a “’listening […]


As Predicted, Obamacare Is Absolutely Killing The Middle Class

By Michael Snyder Economic Collapse Blog August 22, 2016   As Predicted, Obamacare Is Absolutely Killing The Middle Class     The critics of Obamacare have been proven right.  The Obama administration promised that health insurance premiums would go down.  Instead, they have absolutely skyrocketed.  The Obama administration promised that Obamacare would not kill jobs.  […]

As Predicted, Obamacare Is Absolutely Killing The Middle Class

Hillary Clinton’s Top Aide Huma Abedin Confirms: “She’s Often Confused”

Hillary’s Top Aide Huma Abedin Confirms: “She’s Often Confused”

By Mac Slavo SHTFplan.com August 14, 2016   Hillary Clinton’s Top Aide Huma Abedin Confirms: “She’s Often Confused”     Hillary Clinton’s long-time aide and campaign insider Huma Abedin may have inadvertently confirmed that Hillary Clinton’s mental and physical health are deteriorating. In a private email sent via Clinton’s unsecured server and released after a Freedom […]


An Update on the Obamacare Disaster

By Michael Krieger Liberty Blitzkrieg August 8, 2016   An Update on the Obamacare Disaster     An architect of the federal healthcare law said last year that a “lack of transparency” and the “stupidity of the American voter” helped Congress approve ObamaCare. He suggested that many lawmakers and voters didn’t know what was in […]

An Update on the Obamacare Disaster

Big Pharma Plans Massive Ad Blitz to Fight Criticism of Drug Prices

Big Pharma Plans Massive Ad Blitz to Fight Criticism of Drug Prices

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams August 5, 2016   Big Pharma Plans Massive Ad Blitz to Fight Criticism of Drug Prices ‘The idea that they are going to bring in more resources, borders on petrifying’     The pharmaceutical lobby is gearing up for a massive, multi-million-dollar post-election ad blitz to fight the shifting rhetoric […]


CDC Issues Unprecedented Travel Warning for US City Over Zika Spread

By Nadia Prupis Common Dreams August 2, 2016   CDC Issues Unprecedented Travel Warning for US City Over Zika Spread The travel warning seems to confirm health officials’ fears that Zika would eventually make its way to U.S. shores     For the first time, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) has issued a […]

CDC Issues Unprecedented Travel Warning for US City Over Zika Spread