All posts created by Rhonda Johansson
09/03/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

A comprehensive study validates the impact opioid abuse has on our country, with results suggesting that from 2009 to 2015,

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-09-03-opioid-epidemic-reaches-whole-new-crisis-level-as-big-pharma-drugs-out-america-for-profit.html

08/19/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Leading retail pharmacy chain, CVS, is being implicated in an overcharging scheme which used “clawbacks” to jack up prices for

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-08-19-lawsuit-cvs-pharmacies-accused-of-hiking-up-drug-prices-for-those-with-insurance.html

07/25/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

An opioid that is 50 times stronger than pure heroin (and 100 times more potent than morphine) is being over-prescribed

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-07-25-doctors-are-prescribing-deadly-fentanyl-for-cash-and-lavish-dinners-reveals-report.html

07/10/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Extended use of proton pump inhibitors (PPIs), a popular type of heartburn drug, dramatically increases the risk of death. This

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-07-10-heartburn-drugs-proton-pump-inhibitors-linked-to-sudden-death-risk.html

03/26/2017 / By Rhonda Johansson

Before you reach for your statin medicine, try changing your lifestyle. This was the conclusion researchers at the American College

http://www.bigpharmanews.com/2017-03-26-counseling-found-to-lower-blood-pressure-almost-as-much-as-dangerous-chemical-medication.html