Stop Crony Healthcare Archives

  • Oct 21, 2021 0

    Big Pharma Crony May Head FDA

    Dr. Robert Califf, who has documented ties to the pharmaceutical industry, has been nominated to head the agency. We must oppose it. Action Alert! The Biden administration is currently vetting former FDA Commissioner Robert Califf, MD to once again head the agency. He first became FDA Commission...

  • Sep 30, 2021 37

    Tunnel Vision on COVID Care Killed

    …by focusing almost exclusively on masking, social distancing, and vaccinations and ignoring what sick people could do at home to avoid hospitalization. Action Alert! The COVID-19 pandemic is unprecedented in many ways, but in other ways it is just like any other illness. Yet in addressing thi...

  • Sep 23, 2021 20

    Bipartisan Support for Homeopathy

    Give a big “Thank You” to those who work to protect homeopathy on Capitol Hill. Action Alert! Earlier this year, we supported a sign-on letter from Rep. Ro Khanna (D-CA) calling on the FDA to clarify how the agency will ensure continued access to important homeopathic medicines. This was in ...

  • Sep 16, 2021 81

    Will We Lose Resveratrol?

    This powerful anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, and life-extending supplement could face the FDA’s axe. We need to stop it. Action Alert! Resveratrol, a plant-derived polyphenol found in grapes, could be eliminated in supplement form like pyridoxamine (B6) was a number of years ago due to an FDA...

  • Sep 9, 2021 47

    New Heights of Medical Censorship

    Now doctors are being threatened with the loss of their license if they fail to toe the line of mainstream medicine on how to prevent and treat COVID. The Federation of State Medical Boards (FSMB) recently announced that doctors who “spread COVID-19 vaccine misinformation” risk disciplinary ...

  • Aug 19, 2021 42

    FDA Expands Supplement Attack, Targets Hemp Oil

    The FDA is signaling a change in how supplements are regulated that threatens not just hemp oil, but the entire industry. Action Alert! The FDA recently rejected two “new supplement” notifications for full spectrum hemp oil products. Previously the agency targeted CBD oil, stating that CBD i...

  • Aug 12, 2021 35

    Feds Attack Medical “Disinformation”

    The government wants to decide what information you can see during COVID and beyond. Action Alert! A recently-introduced bill in Congress would amend the law to make companies like Facebook and Twitter legally liable for promoting “health misinformation” during a declared public health emerg...

  • Aug 12, 2021 47

    Ivermectin: Crony Capitalist Case Study

    Ivermectin has shown tremendous promise in the fight against COVID-19, but governments around the world attack and discredit those who promote its use. Action Alert! “Why is the FDA attacking a safe, effective drug?” asks a recent op-ed in the Wall Street Journal. Despite dozens of studies d...

  • Aug 5, 2021 60

    Will Congress Halt FDA’s NAC Attack?

    The FDA’s recent actions against a critical supplement have spurred some in Congress to action. We must build more support on Capitol Hill to protect access. Action Alert! Over the last few months, we’ve been telling you about the FDA’s attack against N-acetylcysteine (NAC), an important a...

  • Aug 5, 2021 26

    Supplement Sneak Attack: Update

    What became of Senator Dick Durbin’s (D-IL) attempt to pass more regulations on dietary supplements. Action Alert! Recently we alerted ANH members about another supplement sneak attack from Senator Durbin that would institute a mandatory listing requirement for dietary supplements. The good ne...