asthma Archives

Trump’s Death Panel: White House Official Says Diabetes Sufferers Don’t Deserve Health Insurance

May 14, 2017

During a speech in California, Mick Mulvaney, Trump’s budget director, took time to browbeat people who suffer from Type 2 diabetes, saying that they lead lifestyles that cause the disease, Share Blue reports. Full disclosure: this is a hot-button issue…

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If You Get Killed by Trumpcare, This Company Will Mail Your Remains to Paul Ryan

May 5, 2017

If Paul Ryan was surrounded by sharks, what kind of sandwich would you make? A website promising to send your cremated remains to members of Congress if Trumpcare kills you because it has canceled the life-saving medications or treatments that you need has…

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Oregon: Oil Train Derails, Sparks Fire In Columbia River Gorge

June 4, 2016

An oil train carrying a type of crude that is highly volatile derailed Friday near Mosier, Oregon on the outskirts of the Columbia River Gorge, sparking a fire. The 96-car train was carrying Bakken crude oil when eleven of its…

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High-Risk And Expensive As Hell: How Big Pharma Bribes Doctors To Prescribe Xolair (VIDEO)

April 4, 2016

Imagine a drug that costs $20,000 or more per year; contains “humanized rodent cells;” and may cause sudden death by anaphylactic shock? Wow. Give me some of that Xolair (omalizumab). But wait, it gets worse. According to Drugwatch, this widely prescribed medication for severe asthma…

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