42 Y/O Female Resident: Anchorage, Alaska Occupations: RN, BSN University of Alaska Anchorage, 2002 Providence Alaska Medical Center Emergency Department RN 2002-2015 Providence Alaska Medical Center PACU Ethics of direct-to-consumer advertising, or DTCA:

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14 Lies That Big Pharma and Their Academic…


Stop. Rub your eyes, and read that again.Soak it in


Gary you the boss -
This is an outstanding piece of literature and I will be sharing in my network as well. This is what we call a "Mind" that is "full".

The U.S. is one of the most overly medicated countries in the world, yet we can’t seem to get a handle on heart disease, obesity, and allergies. I've been an ER Nurse ( RN, BSN) since 2001 and have witnessed MD's prescribe drugs they don’t believe will work. And what's beyond alarming is how little the role of nutrition is emphasized in medical school. Causes of Death
Heart disease: 647,457
Cancer: 599,108
Accidents (unintentional injuries): 169,936

Another excellent read about the Ethics of Direct to Consumer Pharmacutoca; Sales.