The Toronto Star
Use of antipsychotics soaring at Ontario nursing homes
Ontario nursing homes are drugging helpless seniors at an alarming rate with powerful antipsychotic drugs, despite warnings that the medications can kill elderly patients suffering from dementia.
Contra Costa Times
Drug companies have used dangerous tactics to drive sales to treat kids
Greg Thorpe, a former sales representative for GlaxoSmithKline, sits at a desk in Florida with papers from the case in which he alleged the company encouraged doctors to prescribe antidepressants to children when the FDA had not approved the drugs for pediatric use.
The Indianapolis Star
Eli Lilly intensifies efforts to stop fake pharmaceuticals
The drug fakery came to the attention of Eli Lilly and Co. in 2007, when a British packager noticed upside-down batch numbers on blister packs of Zyprexa, a popular medicine to treat schizophrenia.
Therapeutics: Negative feedback
Daniel Horan was 20 years old and studying to be a chemical engineer at the University of New Hampshire in Durham when he started to believe he had the power to read minds.