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"Make AIDS Therapy affordable" - Physicians demand

... they need. So I really don't think respecting the monopoly of a drug company in the face of AIDS is a good argument. AIDS is unique and I think we have to draw a line."...

GlaxoSmithKline Agrees To Settle Paxil Claims For $14 million

... General said, "GSK used the courts to hold onto a monopoly for a popular drug and the end result was that consumers - including Medicaid - paid more than they should have." The settlement of $14 million will go towards covering Paxil purchases by Medicaid, the state and federally funded medical programme for...

NHS To Be Reformed By Using A Hybrid Approach

... reasons, the NHS remains almost unique as a state monopoly provider of public health care paid for entirely from taxes. The Chancellor, Gordon Brown, said that the best way to improve the NHS was to pump billions of taxpayers' money into a largely unreformed system. But the Doctors for Reform group said th...

NRI Doctor's R&D Model in India to Slash Cost of Drugs

...he cost of medicines //and pose a challenge to the monopoly of multinational drug companies. Sunil Shaunak, p... "The process has the potential to undermine the monopoly of the big drug companies and bring cheaper drugs not only to poor countries but back to the UK," th...

Force-feeding a Scourge Among Mauritanian Nomads

...losion of Arab satellite channels obliterating the monopoly held until recently by the state channel. Mounina's teenage daughters, for instance, say they do not want to be fat like their cousins who are only a few years older then them. They said they want to be 'a normal size' like the Lebanese pop stars. ...

China Bans Smoking at Olympics

...acco is not easy, especially when there is a state monopoly on tobacco production," Bekedam said. He urged authorities to raise tobacco taxes, ban cigarette advertising and issue stronger warning labels on tobacco products. He also said there should be an increase in smoke-free areas. The government has...

Ban Smoking Indoor Workplaces and China Cause for Concern WHO

...acco is not easy, especially when there is a state monopoly on tobacco production,' he said, ahead of Thursday's World No Tobacco Day. 'There will always be huge opposition to tobacco control in China. Political commitment is needed across every element of the Chinese Government,' Bekedam added. He suggeste...

Charity Slot Machines a Thing of the Past in Norway

...ling addiction, the Norwegian state has declared a monopoly on all slot machines and has given humanitarian organisations, volunteer groups and sporting clubs until July 1 to remove their machines from bars, supermarkets, airports, gas stations and other locations. "There has been such an explosion of slot m...

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