Biotech Stocks Tumble After Major Corp Dubbed “Pharmaceutical Enron”

Valeant Pharmaceuticals has been called the pharmaceutical Enron, so now the whole Big Pharma and biotech sector is crumbling even harder.

Pharmacies will Offer Daraprim Alternative for $1 a Pill Amid Public Outrage

A competing pharmaceutical company has announced that it will start offering a generic version of the AIDS drug Daraprim for $1 per pill.

Electronic Capsule can Deliver Medication Directly to the Gastrointestinal Tract

Researchers have developed an electronic capsule that can deliver medication directly to the colon, a development that could help treat multiple ailments.

Study: Antipsychotic Drugs Found to Shrink the Brains of Patients

Research warns that the long-term use of antipsychotic drugs, used to treat schizophrenia and other mental illnesses, may negatively impact brain structure.

Widespread Prescribing of Antipsychotic Drugs Sparks Serious Health Problems

Antipsychotic drugs are being prescribed to an ever-increasing number of adolescents and young adults, putting youngsters at risk.

Medications Found in Water are Changing the Sex of Fish

There has been a spate of mainstream media articles revealing how medications found in the water are altering reproductive organs of fish. What about us?

WHO Calls for Publication of ALL Clinical Trial Results – Not Just Favorable Ones

The World Health Organization made it clear that researchers have an ethical mandate to publish all clinical trial results, regardless of their outcomes.

Big Pharma Corps Fined $48.5 Million for Paying Doctors Commission

Two major Big Pharma companies will pay $48.5 million to settle a fraud dispute for paying doctors to give patients unnecessary blood tests.

Govt: 80,000 Could Die in Coming Antibiotic-Resistant Outbreak

A government doc states that approximately 80,000 individuals could die if there were a “widespread outbreak” of an antibiotic-resistant blood infection.

Cancer Drug Company Accused of Hiding Cheap Alternative

New research has been released revealing how the makers of a cancer drug are blocking public access to a cheaper, safe, and effective alternative.

‘Millions Affected’ As Scientists Hide Side Effects from Medical Treatments

A new report has found that only 13 percent of scientists running clinical trials are divulging their results – leaving millions at risk of unknown damages.

90% Of Big Pharma Spent More On Marketing Than Research In 2013 Alone

As it turns out, 9 out of 10 Big Pharma companies actually spent more on their sales and marketing than their research and development.

Big Pharma ‘Repatenting’ Raises Prices of Top Drugs By More than 6 Times

One of the first things Big Pharma does to increase drug prices, without any actual advancements, is repatent the drug and sell it for a ridiculous mark up.

Marijuana Backed By More Studies Than Most FDA Approved Pharma Drugs

Hundreds of studies done on marijuana far exceed most FDA-backed pharmaceutical drugs, many of which have only one clinical trial.

The Truth About Drugs Like Tylenol (Acetaminophen)

From behavior problems to an elevated risk of asthma, here are the true acetaminophen side effects and dangers of taking drugs like Tylenol.

New Law Fines You $2.3 Million for Telling Truth About Natural Supplements

New FDA guidelines will prevent anyone from making health claims about natural foods – that is unless they start by submitting a $2.4 million application.

Hypocrisy of AMA Standard of Care: 4 Year Old Girl Dies from Pharmaceutical Stew

The USA’s standard of care ironically results in countless deaths. One girl even died from a pharmaceutical concoction a the age of 4.