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Old 04-20-2007, 01:34 PM
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Default Inventing diseases

I gave these links about the pharmaceutical industry in another thread:

Big Bucks, Big Pharma - summary of the series that follows:

Big Bucks Big Pharma - full series:

Boy, I'm beginning to get hooked on Youtube. 8)

So we now have ADD/ADHD, bi-polar, social anxiety disease, gastric reflux disease, PMDD, restless leg, etc.

I was sent this site from Newstarget.com, an enjoyable way to create our own disease:


If we think deeply about it, we are now made to confuse the symptom as the disease, just to push drugs. Is fever a disease? Is high cholesterol a disease? Is high CRP a disease? Is hypertension a disease? Is pain a disease? To all these, I would say, "No." But all these account for a big chunk of Big Pharma's income.

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