(Phillip Schneider) In 2010, it was found that roughly 100,000 Americans die each year from prescription drugs alone. When it comes to opioids, the number of deaths is in the tens of thousands while a quarter of patients who were given a short-term prescription transitioned to long-term use.
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Source – Waking Times
by Phillip Schneider, March 14th, 2018
Now, according to a recent Harvard University analysis, doctors who prescribe these pain-killers are being paid huge sums of money from their manufacturers.
The research, which was conducted by Harvard scientists and CNN, discovered that in 2014-2015 thousands of doctors were paid over $25,000 from opioid manufacturers and hundreds more were rewarded with six-figure sums. Also, the more opioids that were prescribed, the larger the reward.
“It smells like doctors are being bribed to sell narcotics, and that’s very disturbing.” – Dr. Andrew Kolodny, Executive director of Physicians for Responsible Opioid Prescribing
The Harvard/CNN analysis found that the 5% doctors who prescribed opioids at a volume which was higher than that of the average physician were paid:
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Ninety-one people die every day in America from opioid drug overdoses. In a joint investigation by “60 Minutes” and The Washington Post, whistleblowers explain how the drug industry, with the help of Congress, turned the epidemic into a full-blown crisis. “60 Minutes” correspondent Bill Whitaker and Washington Post investigative reporter Scott Higham join “CBS This Morning” for a preview of Sunday’s report and to discuss their explosive findings.
Thanks to past presidents of the US who choose to invade the Middle East, that tripled opioid production, and growth and created the worst drug problem the U.S. has ever seen. Where are those men and families that have gotten rich from drug addicts? What do they give back? Wealth today is becoming a sign of more corruption and not a sign of prosperity. How many wealthy people have earned their fortunes from doing something good. History shows that most corporations and the wealthiest have made their fortunes by means of corruption and not much more. Wars for drugs and profits – Be All You Can Be??? – Watch the full report: