Tag: Bob Goldwater

22
Nov

What’s Really Behind The Rise In Prescription Drug Costs?

Over the last few years, consumers have stood by and watched in horror as multiple pharmaceutical companies have increased the prices of much needed prescription drugs. EpiPen is just one prescription in a long line that has become out of reach to those who need it the most. Prescriptions used to treat HIV, AIDS, Hepatitis C, and even kidney disease

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17
Nov

New Drug Ineffective: Why Did The FDA Approve It?

Recently, Sarepta Pharmaceuticals released a new drug designed to treat Duchenne muscular dystrophy. This drug was approved by the FDA. Despite the initial excitement of a new drug to treat the disorder, a panel of experts from Sarepta Pharmaceuticals aren’t even sure that the drug is effective. A $300,000 Big Pharma Hoax? One of the most shocking facts behind this

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15
Nov

Is Your Airbag Safe? What You Need To Know About Takata

When we buy a new vehicle, we think about the safety features. One of the most bragged about features in most new vehicles is the airbag system. Passenger, driver, and side airbags are devices that we all hope will protect our family in case of a wreck. Yet, what do you do when the system doesn’t work? The Takata Recall

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8
Nov

Does Big Pharma Have Too Much Influence Over The FDA?

The goal of the FDA is supposed to be protect individuals from being harmed by medicines, medical devices, and they even oversee recalls on food. Their very name leads most people to believe that the job of the Food and Drug Administration is to help keep citizens from being made sick or even killed by things that are sold on

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