Beyond unethical Bribing doctors to prescribe poison How a drug company tricked patients, doctors and insurance companies into prescribing a profitable drug that killed people. 100 times stronger than morphine. Doctors took hundreds of thousands of dollars in bribes to prescribe it. Pharma reps taught to lie to doctors, patients and insurance companies. “Good news: Dr. John N. Kapoor, 74, of Phoenix, Arizona, the founder and former CEO of Insys and still a member of its board, faces federal charges of racketeering, conspiracy to commit fraud and conspiracy to violate the Anti-Kickback law.” Brasscheck TV needs your help Brasscheck...Read More
Category: Health and Medical
Are we going back to the bad old days? The beginnings of a success story Air quality has a dramatic impact on public health. Bad air can shorten lives and create disease. Are we going back to the bad old days? For some people the “good days” have never arrived. Who is looking after it? Important work being done in southern California. Brasscheck TV needs your help Brasscheck TV relies on viewer contributions to keep going Donate...Read More
Turning garbage into food Fish sticks anyone? This video is from Europe, but the same thing goes on in the US. In fact, things here are much, much worse because standards are even lower and corruption higher. Garbage fish waste – valued at 15 cents per kilo – is converted to processed food “fish” dishes like cheap fish sticks, fish balls, and mixed dishes that have “some” fish in them. Bottom line advice: If you can’t see the actual fish fillet on your plate, you might well be eating fish pulp that used to be garbage. One out of...Read More
A textbook case of government and industrial From fish feed to farmed fish to you… From fish feed to farmed fish to you… Short story: Don’t eat farmed fish. Long answer: Farmed fish is a heavily “processed” food because the fish are fed manufactured pellets. The dried pellets fed to farmed fish are not regulated and are full of dangerous toxins because what the fish eats ends up in you. Even worse, one particular toxin – a pesticide that has never been ppproved for animal feed – has the ability to cross the all-important blood-brain barrier. How did this...Read More
Breaking Down the Pastoral Fantasy The truth about where your food comes from If you are what you eat (and you are), doesn’t it make sense to know where your food comes from? Ironically, it’s been easier to get information about the dangers of nuclear waste that it’s been to penetrate the “iron curtain” of America’s food industry. Know the truth about what you’re eating and where your food comes from. Thanks to films like this the wall of secrecy is coming down. Brasscheck TV needs your help Brasscheck TV relies on viewer contributions to keep going Donate...Read More
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