Dr. Norm Shealy, Founder of the American Holistic Medical Association has a favorite term for the drug companies – The PharmacoMafia.
So far GlaxoSmithKline has paid 1.1 billion in litigation over the so-called antidepressant, Paxil (R).
The History of Medicine ~ Crisis is Looming!
1000 BC: Here, eat this root.
AD 1000: That root is heathen. Say this prayer.
AD 1800: That prayer is superstition. Take this potion.
AD 1940: That potion is snake oil. Now take this pill.
AD 1980: That pill is ineffective. Take this antibiotic.
AD 2007: That antibiotic doesn’t work now. Eat this root!
In 1000 BC, our intuitive, unconscious knowing understood the root was good for us. Today, we consciously understand the root heals!