85% of the new drugs hitting the market have little and or no proven benefit for patients

Approximately 50 percent of Americans take prescription drugs. In 2009, doctors prescribed more drugs that there are people in the United States.

However, the facts are that 85% of the new drugs hitting the market have little and or no proven benefit for patients. Many of these also have severe and harmful side effects such as nausea, weight gain, anxiety and in some cases, death.

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Source: Medicalbillingandcodingonline.org