View Full Version : Money Talks: Profits before patient safety

Magda Hassan
03-04-2009, 10:33 PM
Trailer of a new documentary.
The pharmaceutical industry employees one sales rep for every four doctors.

Research on drug effects has been virtually completely taken over by the drug industry.

The number of deaths caused by specific medications is often withheld by the FDA because it's considered a "trade secret."

Does this sound right to you?

Pharmaceutical manufacturing is
a fantastically lucrative business.

In the last twenty or so years, it's
managed to subvert medical research
and practice turning the medical
establishment into its own private
distribution system.

Here's a trailer from a new film
that reveals just how deeply rooted
the problem has become - and what
needs to be done about it.