Tag Archives: adverse events

Hospital casualties rising

The latest 2013 report in the Journal of Patient Safety estimated US hospital deaths from adverse events at up to 440,000 per year. That’s way up from the 1999 estimate of 98,000 per year. Medicare patients alone are dying at … Continue reading

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Tamiflu flim-flam

The BMJ has publicly alleged that Big Pharma giant Roche has deliberately hidden clinical trial data about the efficacy of Tamiflu used for flu symptoms. The journal alleges that Roche concealed neurological and psychiatric adverse events associated with Tamiflu to … Continue reading

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Aborted fetal cells in this one

The CDC recommends two rounds of the MMR (measles, mumps, and rubella) vaccinations at 12-15 months of age and again at 4-6 years. Current CDC records report 118 cases of measles January to May 2011 – which was the “highest … Continue reading

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