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Old 10-18-2006, 10:20 AM   #1
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Old 10-18-2006, 10:28 AM   #2
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considering the FDA is basically owned by pharma companies I guess we should shut them down too? Not gonna happen of course.....
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Old 10-18-2006, 10:28 AM   #3
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wait I just heard 8 cars pullup and someone is banging down my door...uh oh
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Old 10-18-2006, 10:32 AM   #4
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I read about this in Colpo's The Great Cholesterol Con. It doesn't matter, prior to this, their stipulations on how MUCH researchers could receive as "consulting fees" from drug manufacturers wasn't very stringent.
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Old 10-18-2006, 01:47 PM   #5
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Wow, the apocalypse will come soon.
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Old 10-18-2006, 03:21 PM   #6
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wow...is right! Funny how the spinach scare gets more publicity than this. Just goes to show what kind of control lots of money can have.
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Old 10-19-2006, 03:59 AM   #7
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Pharmaceutical commercials make me sick, this is just icing on the cake...which ironically enough would most likely make me sick as well!
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Old 10-19-2006, 04:04 AM   #8
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Yeah, if wasn't for the pharm companies producing commercials, i never would have known what a pandemic we were having with toenail fungus.
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Old 10-19-2006, 06:17 AM   #9
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What would I do for my restless leg syndrome then???? Thank goodness they let me know I have a disease and just need a wonderful drug to curve my legs moving....

side affects of course may include anal bleeding, blindness, liver failure and heart explosion...but at least I wont have embarassing moving legs while I sleep....
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Old 10-19-2006, 08:09 AM   #10
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Frustrating but not at all surprising.
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