Paying Till It Hurts

Author: Elisabeth Rosenthal
Publisher: Random House Large Print Publishing
ISBN: 9781524756208
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An award-winning New York Times reporter reveals expensive dysfunctions in America's healthcare system, outlining practical guidelines for recognizing misleading information and obtaining the care and pharmaceuticals needed to safeguard ...

Critical Condition

Author: Donald L. Barlett
Publisher: Random House Large Print Publishing
ISBN: 9780375434150
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How Health Care in America Became Big Business-- and Bad Medicine Donald L
. Barlett, James B. Steele. approved. Most hospital patients ... During the 1950s,
doctors in other countries prescribed thalidomide to treat morning sickness
during pregnancy. Unfortunately, thousands of ... Instead, the FDA has approved
thalidomide for leprosy patients with this warning: “Do not take this drug if there is
any possibility that you are, or may become, pregnant. Just one dose can cause
severe ...