Tag Archives: Purdue Pharma

From the week of July 20th – The “Hoax of OxyContin” Growing in Awareness

About seven years ago I created the term “hoax of OxyContin”.  With billions of dollars in sales behind OxyContin’s history and gullible reporters continuing to believe the marketing myth of pain management, the logical summary of Purdue Pharma’s national boondoggle … Continue reading

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From the 3/18 Show – Zohydro – FDA and Rope a Dope

In 1974 Muhammad Ali pulled off a masterful match against George Foreman in which Ali allowed Foreman to flail away on Ali while he was against the ropes in the ring.  Subsequently, Foreman used up much of his energy without … Continue reading

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From the 10/8 Show – Addiction Medicine – Replacing Pain Management as the Next Frontier

The radio show has consistently been at the forefront of bringing awareness and education concerning the growing drug epidemic in our country.  When I started the radio show I revealed the charlatans within the “pain management” industry.  Today a pain … Continue reading

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From the 2/12 Show – Securities and Exchange Commission, Purdue Pharma, and Obama – Tell Me it Ain’t So Joe” (Mary Jo)

The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) was created in 1934 because of the historic stock market collapse in 1929.  http://www.whitehouse.gov/blog/2013/01/24/president-obama-nominates-mary-jo-white-run-sec     The SEC’s responsibility is to bring “honesty” to Wall Street. On January 24th, President Obama nominated Mary Jo White … Continue reading

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From the 1/8 Show – The Business Model of Pharma on OxyContin Reviewed

Much of the last show was spent on lamenting the reporter’s and media’s lack of understanding of the drug epidemic that is damaging lives, families and costing business and communities billions of dollars. The media has forgotten that Heroin was … Continue reading

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