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The Secret About Prescription Drug Studies You Need to Know

In this thirteen-minute and twenty-nine second TEDMED Talk, Ben Goldacre, author of Bad Science: Quacks, Hacks, and Big Pharma Flacks,
reveals that drug trials with positive findings are twice as likely to be published than negative or inconclusive findings.  Are pharmaceutical companies involved in this research fraud? More importantly, is the drug you are currently being prescribed safe? Continue reading