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COVID Vaccine Manufacturer Ordered to Pay $263 Million for Role in Largest Overdose Epidemic in History

COVID Vaccine Manufacturer Ordered to Pay $263 Million for Role in Largest Overdose Epidemic in History

Johnson & Johnson was ordered this week to pay $263 million to resolve claims it fueled an opioid epidemic in New York state and two of its largest counties. #opioidcrisis #opioidepidemic

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Dr. Mercola’s Attackers Sued for Role in ‘Crime of the Century’, Deceptive Opioid Marketing

Dr. Mercola’s Attackers Sued for Role in ‘Crime of the Century’, Deceptive Opioid Marketing

Various court cases have demonstrated how Purdue Pharma, maker of OxyContin, systematically misled doctors about the drug’s addictiveness to drive up sales, resulting in an avalanche of opioid addiction and subsequent deaths #opioidcrisis #deceptivemarketing

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Russell Brand: Why Are Drugmakers Who Caused Opioid Crisis in Charge of Solving the Pandemic?

Written by on March 18, 2021 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases, Health with 0 Comments
Russell Brand: Why Are Drugmakers Who Caused Opioid Crisis in Charge of Solving the Pandemic?

It makes sense, Brand says, that some people have doubts about allowing corporations with a history of prioritizing profits over people to be in charge of solving the pandemic. #pandemic #russellbrand

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Can Ibogaine Solve the Opioid Crisis?

Can Ibogaine Solve the Opioid Crisis?

Ibogaine is the psychoactive alkaloid in the visionary drug iboga, which is the root bark of a small African shrub, and for decades it has been known to be very effective in treating opioid addicts. #iboga #ibogaine #opioidcrisis

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Johnson & Johnson Exposed as ‘Kingpin’ Supplier, Seller, Lobbyist of Opioid Epidemic

Written by on March 16, 2019 in Big Pharma, CDC, EPA & FDA, Health with 1 Comment
Johnson & Johnson Exposed as ‘Kingpin’ Supplier, Seller, Lobbyist of Opioid Epidemic

Transnational corporation Johnson & Johnson has been accused of playing the role of “kingpin” in the nationwide opioid epidemic that continues to claim thousands of lives every year, according to an Axios report.

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The US Opioid Epidemic — A War of a Different Kind

Written by on March 22, 2018 in Hazards, Issues & Diseases, Health with 0 Comments
The US Opioid Epidemic — A War of a Different Kind

Americans consume 99 percent of the hydrocodone sold worldwide and 81 percent of all oxycodone — approximately 30 times more than medically necessary for the population size of the U.S. As a result, the opioid epidemic has resulted in lowered life expectancy for both men and women in the U.S. for the second year in a row

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Will Opioid Lawsuits By County Officials Against Big Pharma Set Legal Precedent To Sue Vaccine Makers?

Written by on September 23, 2017 in Big Pharma, CDC, EPA & FDA, Health with 0 Comments
Will Opioid Lawsuits By County Officials Against Big Pharma Set Legal Precedent To Sue Vaccine Makers?

Delaware County officials start a lawsuit against Big Pharma.

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