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By manufacturing in such poorly regulated countries as China and India, the industry risks that our drugs may be laced with carcinogens. Dig deeper ( 4 Min. Read )
Ellen Brown / TruthdigApr 3, 2018
The Trump administration should veto the chemical giants' pending merger to protect not just competitors but human and environmental health. Dig deeper ( 7 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigAug 31, 2015
Frequent users of antibiotics were about 50 percent more likely to be diagnosed with Type 2 diabetes than those who had taken the drugs infrequently, researchers in Denmark found. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Peter Z. Scheer / TruthdigSep 29, 2014
People "give up" coffee the way they do cigarettes and red meat, but numerous studies tell us that unlike those other vices, America's liquid breakfast of choice has many health benefits. Dig deeper ( 2 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigSep 13, 2014
Though Humulin has been on the market for many years for a relatively cheap price, a single monthlong dose of the insulin variety manufactured by Eli Lilly costs $1,200 today -- more than five times the amount in 2007. Why? Because the company can charge that much, Eli Lilly's insulin marketing director said. Dig deeper ( 3 Min. Read )
Natasha Hakimi Zapata / TruthdigAug 25, 2014
To prove a hilarious point about how over-the-top headlines on news websites tend to be, the "Last Week Tonight" host takes a bat to the "Trojan donkeys of diabetes." Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Staff / TruthdigMar 8, 2014
The World Health Organisation Wednesday said the recommended amount of sugar consumed daily should be halved as it stepped up its battle against public health problems like obesity and tooth decay. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
Alexander Reed Kelly / TruthdigFeb 10, 2014
Scientists think they may have moved closer to a cure for the type of the disease that develops in childhood and typically leads to a lifetime of bothersome insulin injections. Dig deeper ( 1 Min. Read )
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