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Pfizer white coats, why not?

At a U.S. Senate Aging hearing today concerns were raised on doctors’ financial ties to drug companies ($19 billion in ties). One witness even said, “we have reached the point where it would be more convenient for speakers to simply wear NASCAR-style jackets emblazoned with their sponsor’s logos.”

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Drug companies hiring lobbyists with Democratic ties

Over 60% of campaign contributions from the drug industry went to Republicans last year.

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Survey finds close ties between drug companies and patient groups

The New Scientist’s recent survey describes how some patient groups get substantial funding from drug companies.

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