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Pill Nation

Pill Nation.

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February 13, 2014 - Posted by | health care |

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  1. […] American is a nation of pill poppers. Nearly 13 prescriptions were prescribed per man, woman, and child last year. We’re one of only two countries in the world who allow direct-to-consumer Rx advertising; and Rx have slowly grown to be the third highest medical cost. Welcome to the pill nation. Sources and full article on TheNursingBible and Janice_Flahiff on WordPress. […]

    Pingback by Pill Nation: Prescription #Drugs are the Fastest Growing Sector of US Healthcare Costs, @jmflahiff | DES Daughter Network | February 22, 2014 | Reply

  2. […] American is a nation of pill poppers. Nearly 13 prescriptions were prescribed per man, woman, and child last year. We’re one of only two countries in the world who allow direct-to-consumer Rx advertising; and Rx have slowly grown to be the third highest medical cost. Welcome to the pill nation. Sources and full article on TheNursingBible and Janice_Flahiff on WordPress. […]

    Pingback by Pill Nation: New #Drugs Cost A Lot to Create, by @jmflahiff #DrugMoney #Infographics | DES Daughter Network | March 4, 2014 | Reply

  3. […] American is a nation of pill poppers. Nearly 13 prescriptions were prescribed per man, woman, and child last year. We’re one of only two countries in the world who allow direct-to-consumer Rx advertising; and Rx have slowly grown to be the third highest medical cost. Welcome to the pill nation. Sources and full article on TheNursingBible and Janice_Flahiff on WordPress. […]

    Pingback by Pill Nation: The Top20 #Drugs by Sales, by Packages sold, by @jmflahiff #DrugMoney #Infographics | DES Daughter Network | March 12, 2014 | Reply

  4. […] American is a nation of pill poppers. Nearly 13 prescriptions were prescribed per man, woman, and child last year. We’re one of only two countries in the world who allow direct-to-consumer Rx advertising; and Rx have slowly grown to be the third highest medical cost. Welcome to the pill nation. Sources and full article on TheNursingBible and Janice_Flahiff on WordPress. […]

    Pingback by Pill Nation: Why Americans are Over-Medicated, by @jmflahiff #DrugMoney #Infographics | DES Daughter Network | March 17, 2014 | Reply


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