Tag Archives: Big Pharma

I’m going to shock you: facts and fakes in ads

When Facebook and its founder, Mark Zuckerberg, let it leak that the website would not even attempt to monitor politicians’ (purchased) ads for lies, a lot of people got righteously mad. One of them was Elizabeth Warren, who has openly … Continue reading

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Anti-vaxxers close their brains to the facts of life

I read today’s Frank Bruni column in the Times, less because of his potent arguments against the anti-vaxxers of our weird world than for his equally potent and disturbing discussion about how so many people ignore the facts of life. … Continue reading

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Sick of Big Pharma? Here’s an apothecary who prescribes No Pharma

In fact, she prescribes poetry. Yes, poetry prescriptions for what ails you. Totally enchanting idea. A small hitch: as of now we’d have to travel to Shropshire in England to get these meds. Maybe someone could open a branch here? … Continue reading

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