Consumers, including a ProPublica reporter, love saving money using drug copay coupons. But by upending the benefit structure of health insurers, these clever marketing tools may be increasing costs for everyone.
In this scathing documentary, Big Bucks, Big Pharma pulls out the curtain of the multimillion-dollar pharmaceutical industry to expose the insidious forms in which the disease is used, manipulated and in some cases Created,
Dramatic research has shown that during pregnancy, cells of the fetus often migrate through the placenta, taking up residence in many areas of the mother’s body, where their influence may benefit or undermine maternal health.
Chemotherapy 'can make cancers more resistant to treatment and even encourage them to grow'
Chemotherapy can backfire by encouraging healthy body cells around the tumour to produce a protein that helps the cancer to resist treatment, say scientists at the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center in Seattle.