Pregnant and told to take pharmaceuticals? Remember Thalidomide and DES worldwide disasters

Pregnant Women BewareDrugs such as thalidomide or DES (diethylstilbestrol) were given to pregnant women with disastrous consequences and so downplaying those examples by claiming that we do things differently today seems a key strategy for drug companies

A “Must Read” article: Pregnant Women Beware by Alan Cassels, Victoria University drug policy researcher

Pregnant Women Beware

“Don’t worry, be happy” slogan could harm your baby

“Don’t worry, be happy” slogan could harm your baby DRUG BUST by Alan CasselsA “Must Read” article!

Drugs such as thalidomide or DES (diethylstilbestrol) were given to pregnant women with disastrous consequences and so downplaying those examples by claiming that we do things differently today seems a key strategy for drug companies

says Alan Cassels a drug policy researcher at the University of Victoria.

Read “Don’t worry, be happy” slogan could harm your baby – DRUG BUSTPregnant Women Beware ” by Alan Cassels.

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