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Report: Makers Of OxyContin Knew For Decades That Pain Pills Could Wear Off Early

By Chris Morran Consumerist May 5, 2016   Report: Makers Of OxyContin Knew For Decades That Pain Pills Could Wear Off Early     When OxyContin hit pharmacies 20 years ago, its primary selling point was that a single dose of the opioid pain medication lasted 12 hours, “providing smooth and sustained pain control all […]

Makers Of OxyContin Knew For Decades That Pain Pills Could Wear Off Early

The Legalization Cure for the Heroin Epidemic

The Legalization Cure for the Heroin Epidemic

By Mark Thornton Mises.org March 29, 2016   The Legalization Cure for the Heroin Epidemic   A heroin epidemic has been spreading across the United States, expanding enormously for the last several years. With it, the number of people dying has also increased dramatically. While politicians offer failed solutions like “securing the borders,” the real […]


Pharmaceutical Prices, Patents, and the FDA 1

By Timothy D. Terrell Mises.org August 18, 2015   Pharmaceutical Prices, Patents, and the FDA   In this article by economist Jeffrey Sachs, pharmaceutical company Gilead is taken to task for selling its hepatitis C cure, Sofosbuvir (sold as Sovaldi), at a price of $84,000 per course of treatment. Sachs says that the actual production cost […]

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Abilify

US spends the most money on this drug … and no one knows how it works

Source RT   US spends the most money on this drug … and no one knows how it works     Americans spent over $7.5 billion on one drug over a one-year period ‒ more than any other medication. And yet no one knows how the powerful pill works. But that doesn’t keep Big Pharma […]


Detroit, RIP, Mexico’s Drug War Body Count 120,000, This Steeple for Rent

By NextNewsNetwork Published on Nov 30, 2012 by NextNewsNetwork http://NextNewsNetwork.com | Next News Network’s WHDT World News Program airs daily at 6pm and 11pm Eastern on Comcast, DirecTV and Over-the-Air and Online at http://usmediavault.com/WHDT.html WHDT World News is available to 6 million viewers from South Beach to Sebastian, Florida and to 2 million viewers in […]


CIA “Manages” Drug Trade, Mexican Official Says

Source: http://www.infowars.com By Alex Newman New American July 29, 2012 The Central Intelligence Agency’s involvement in drug trafficking is back in the media spotlight after a spokesman for the violence-plagued Mexican state of Chihuahua became the latest high-profile individual to accuse the CIA, which has been linked to narcotics trafficking for decades, of ongoing efforts […]


Global banks are the financial services wing of the drug cartels

Source: http://www.sott.net By Ed Vulliamy uruknet As HSBC executives apologize to the US Senate for laundering drugs money, the fact is that nothing changes. “Steal a little,” wrote Bob Dylan, “they throw you in jail; steal a lot and they make you a king.” These days, he might recraft the line to read: deal a […]


Colombia court: Personal drug use is not a crime

Source: http://www.rawstory.com By Stephen C. Webster The Constitutional Court of Colombia approved a plan that will drop all criminal penalties for individuals caught with small amounts of marijuana or cocaine, according to Spanish-language media reports. That means anyone caught with less than 22 grams of marijuana, or one gram of cocaine, will no longer be […]