Author | Peter Pitts

Articles

If It Walks Like a Duck

August 01, 2009

Pharmaceutical Executive

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Dietary supplements function like drugs and are marketed like drugs. They should be regulated like ducks.

Fewer Cents, More Sense

July 30, 2007

Pharmaceutical Executive

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The US healthcare system may be broken, as such sages as Michael Moore suggest, but it's not likely to be fixed as long as our domestic debate remains stuck on the cost of prescription drugs. Meanwhile, obesity and diabetes are becoming national epidemics. Talk about sicko.

Opinion: Are Price Controls the New Black?

May 01, 2007

Pharmaceutical Executive

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In march, us rep. rahm "Mr. Television" Emanuel (D-IL) reintroduced legislation aimed at what he calls "driving down the price of prescription drugs." But the only thing such legislation would accomplish would be the "driving down" of pharmaceutical innovation.

Opinion: The Media Attacks Ghostwritten Articles

February 01, 2006

Pharmaceutical Executive

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Attacking articles in medical journals, those ghostwritten by professional medical writers paid by pharmaceutical companies, is the media's latest attempt to taint anything supported, promoted, or approved by Big Pharma.