Drugs and Devices
How many times have you seen slick advertisements peddling the latest miracle drug (with a litany of nasty side effects quickly noted as an aside)…only to then see ads promising legal action for those harmed by the very same drug?…
We all know that some pharmaceutical companies put their own corporate profits ahead of patient safety. But, those companies don’t have a lock on this behavior — here’s an example of a medical device company that has also compromised patient safety.
Let’s face it, nearly all of us have had challenges with our sex lives at one time or another. And no wonder! We live in a culture that is obsessed with women’s sexuality and sexual performance and the pharmaceutical industry certainly wants to cash in on it.
Two years ago I offered a manuscript on concussion and traumatic brain injury (TBI) to a publisher who had welcomed my previous manuscripts with enthusiasm. This one was declined as too esoteric, too niche, for the publisher to take a chance on it.