The drugs industry has, for years, enjoyed a protected and privileged position that has allowed it to kill sections of its market with impunity. Sadly, those heady days seem to be coming to an end, at least in the United States.
Gulf War veterans achieved a major victory recently, when the US Secretary of Veterans Affairs Anthony Principi declared that motor neurone disease (amyotrophic lateral sclerosis) was related to service in the Gulf War.
As readers of WDDTY are only too well aware, doctors in the main don't like to be challenged, and they certainly don't like admitting their mistakes.
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