Disease “Maintenance”: Prescription Drugs Main Objective not to Cure?

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“I would like to dispel the myth that the pharmaceutical industry is in the business of health and healing. Because in fact what the pharmaceutical industry is in the business of doing is disease maintenance and symptoms management. They are not in the business to cure cancer, to cure Alzheimer, to cure heart disease because if they were, they would be in the business of putting themselves out of business.
Gwen Olsen
, Former pharmaceutical Industry rep.

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