GSK's Avandia And The RICO Act (Racketeer Influenced and Corrupt Organizations)

An interesting GSK scandal brewing away at the minute is the Avandia scandal and the RICO Act 1970. The RICO Act was originally brought about to prosecute organized crime syndicates like the Mafia in the US therefore it is interesting (and wholly appropriate) that GSK should be prosecuted under it too. 262 more words


13 most dangerous legal drugs

Dr Mercola

Here’s a list of the most dangerous legal drugs that even most doctors probably won’t take:

1. Advair (GlaxoSmithKline)

Used to treat asthma, Advair contains salmeterol, which can increase the severity of an asthma attack. 553 more words


(2010) Will GlaxoSmithKline's Blood Money Go Unpunished?

This article is from 2010, however I believe that its contents are just as relevant today (and perhaps more so) as they were 6 years ago… 842 more words