Rush to hormone-replacement therapy fueled by industry-funded “science”

Did you catch the front-page story in yesterday’s New York Times chronicling how, from 1998 to 2005, pharmaceutical giant Wyeth paid ghostwriters to produce scientific papers that “emphasized the benefits and de-emphasized the risks” of hormone-replacement therapy ? You may recall that several years back, hundreds of thousands of menopausal women came off the very … Read more…