Tag Archives: ABC News

ABC News On Supplements

More mainstream media coverage on supplements. We’ll zip our lip because NBN has gotten tired of talking too much. Okay maybe we’re just really busy today. http://abcnews.go.com/Health/story?id=5304089&page=1

Drug Sales Rep Bares Bloated Details of Greasing the Medical Machine

Former Eli Lilly salesman Shahram Ahari, who spent two years selling the anti-depressants Prozac and Zypraxa told a Senate hearing some gritty details about how Big Pharma greases the wheels of doctor’s office’s with expensive gifts, generous free samples as well as relying on good looking sales people to exploit sexual tension in order to enhance the […]

Echinacea Schmechinacea, New York Times Story Ignores Existing Literature

A study by the National Center for Complementary and Alternative Medicine to be published in the New England Journal of Medicine concludes that there is no scientific evidence that Echinacea is helpful in combating colds. As noted in a press release by the American Botanical Council, “This is not a definitive trial on the efficacy […]