Stop Crony Healthcare Archives

  • Jan 16, 2020 11

    Transforming Healthcare: The Community Cure

    A new book offers a way forward in our fight against the epidemic of chronic disease. In his new book, The Community Cure, author James Maskell documents a new approach to medicine centered on community: that is, coming together as groups of patients suffering from the same afflictions to heal mo...

  • Jan 16, 2020 67

    Making CAFOs a Thing of the Past

    A new bill seeks to change the way animals are raised in the US. It needs our support. Action Alert! The Farm System Reform Act addresses a number of concerns we at ANH-USA have been writing about for years. The meat industry in the United States is dominated by a few large companies that demand ...

  • Jan 9, 2020 92

    Dr. Google Has Your Health Data

    Google is partnering with one of the largest hospital systems to collect, store, and analyze our health data. What could go wrong? Action Alert! Google is partnering with Ascension, which operates 150 hospitals in 20 states, and could eventually upload all patient data to their cloud computing pl...

  • Jan 9, 2020 30

    Pharma Piracy Threatens Brain Health Supplement

    The FDA is complicit in turning another supplement into an expensive drug. Action Alert! Earlier this year, the FDA fired off warning letters to seventeen companies that, in the agency’s view, were illegally marketing supplements to treat Alzheimer’s disease. One of the supplements targeted ...

  • Jan 2, 2020 32

    “Flying Blind” with 5G

    Scientists are speaking out about the dangers of 5G, but government agencies are showing no signs of listening. Action Alert! Over the past months, we’ve been documenting the issues surrounding the launch of 5G networks. As we edge closer and closer to a wider rollout of this technology, more i...

  • Dec 19, 2019 8

    Supreme Court Denies Pharma Fish Oil Monopoly

    Amarin wanted an import ban on certain fish oil supplements. In a win for consumer access to natural products, the Supreme Court has denied Amarin's final petition for appeal in the company’s effort to corner the market on fish oil. In 2017, Amarin asked the US International Trade Commissi...

  • Dec 5, 2019 40

    Hold Big Pharma #RxAccountable for Dangerous Drugs

    ANH is launching a campaign and a legal initiative to get dangerous drugs off the market. You can help! Action Alert! Thousands of Americans die every year from taking prescription drugs, and millions more are hospitalized. This isn’t an aberration; it is a feature of a crony medical system in ...

  • Oct 22, 2019 14

    Is Conventional Medicine the Biggest Killer in U.S.?

    A new analysis from the British Medical Journal found that one in twenty patients experience preventable harm in medical care settings. The authors point out that patient harm in healthcare is a “leading cause of morbidity and mortality internationally.” We’ve been saying this for quite som...

  • Oct 7, 2019 61

    More Local Control Over 5G

    New legislation will help communities control how 5G gets implemented. Action Alert! New bills in the House and Senate will roll back FCC regulations that prevent local communities from having input over how 5G networks get installed in their towns. We must encourage our elected officials to supp...