All posts tagged with Medicine
09/08/2017 / By Tracey Watson
Big Pharma

If there was any lingering doubt in your mind that the major pharmaceutical manufacturers in the United States are truly

http://www.addiction.news/2017-09-08-opioid-drug-manufacturer-found-to-have-repeatedly-bribed-doctors-with-lucrative-kickbacks.html

09/05/2017 / By Robert Jonathan

The U.S. Centers for Disease Control estimates that nearly 150 Americans now die from a drug overdose each day. In the

http://www.addiction.news/2017-09-05-the-company-behind-americas-opioid-epidemic-pleaded-guilty-to-felony-crimes-a-decade-ago-yet-is-still-allowed-to-sell-products-across-america.html

08/24/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

As America grapples with alleviating the opioid addiction crisis that killed more than 30,000 people in the country in 2015,

http://www.addiction.news/2017-08-24-68000-doctors-bribed-by-big-pharma-with-47-million-to-prescribe-dangerous-painkiller-drugs-analysis-finds.html

08/16/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Last Thursday, President Donald Trump announced to reporters that he would be declaring America’s opioid crisis a national emergency, as

http://www.addiction.news/2017-08-16-trumps-solution-to-the-opioid-epidemic-crisis-more-spending-on-mental-health.html

08/03/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

If you think that America’s opioid epidemic hasn’t touched your life, statistics show there is a good chance you are

http://www.addiction.news/2017-08-03-america-on-drugs-shocking-one-third-of-u-s-adults-are-prescribed-opioids.html

07/09/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

Fentanyl is the most powerful opioid that has ever been mass-marketed. Quick to kick in and powerful enough to conquer

http://www.addiction.news/2017-07-09-how-doctors-got-rich-pushing-big-pharmas-addictive-opioids.html

06/15/2017 / By Isabelle Z.

If you want to see just how quickly drugs can plunge a beautiful and thriving city into desolation, look no

http://www.addiction.news/2017-06-15-horrifying-video-shows-how-opioid-addiction-has-transformed-the-city-of-baltimore-into-a-third-world-city.html

05/08/2017 / By Amy Goodrich

The fact that America is losing the desperate battle against the horrific opioid epidemic has been reported by many media

http://www.addiction.news/2017-05-08-dangerous-new-opioid-street-drug-is-so-dangerous-it-can-kill-you-just-by-touching-your-skin.html

11/11/2016 / By Don Wrightman

The antidepressant industry does not want legalized psychedelics. For decades they’ve funneled millions into the pockets of lawmakers, lobbyists and

http://www.addiction.news/2016-11-11-big-pharma-fights-to-keep-drugs-that-treat-cancer-anxiety-depression-and-addiction-illegal.html

08/23/2016 / By D. Samuelson

Well, they don’t exactly have a pill for that. But the American Medical Association (AMA) has recommended that those insipid advertisements for

http://www.addiction.news/2016-08-23-big-pharmas-addiction-to-television-ads-the-ama-has-a-pill-for-that.html

04/26/2016 / By D. Samuelson

I know people who suffer with severe unrelenting pain. People for whom the only relief is an opiate medication. But

http://www.addiction.news/2016-04-26-health-conscious-hypocrisy-fda-now-wants-their-fda-approved-gateway-drugs-to-come-with-addiction-and-death-warning-labels.html