BIG Pharma – profits over people – again!

Pfizer unit settles unlawful medication-marketing suit for $491 million. Although none of the major television networks covered the story, many major online and print media sources on Tuesday covered a … Continue Reading →

Latest “Fracking News” involving Pennsylvania

EPA official links drinking water problems in Pennsylvania town to fracking. The Washington Post (7/30, Drajem, 489K) reports that fracking has caused “significant damage” to “drinking-water aquifers in a Pennsylvania … Continue Reading →

Big Pharma Behaving Badly – Again

J&J Agrees to Pay $22.9 Million to Settle on Drug Recalls By David Voreacos & Jef Feeley – Jul 17, 2013 9:47 PM ET Johnson & Johnson (JNJ), the world’s largest maker of health-care products, … Continue Reading →

Product Recall Corner… Cars and Drugs, Always a Lethal Mix

NHTSA investigating braking problem on Honda Odysseys. The AP (6/29) reports the National Highway Traffic Safety Administration is “investigating some Honda Odyssey minivans because they can brake without the driver … Continue Reading →