Are Pharmaceutical Companies really the baddies? How bad? And what should we do about it?

Big Pharmaceutical companies aren’t very popular. You may have spotted this. Right now the firm in the spotlight is Vertex, who are announcing a tidy increase in profits, while the NHS squabbles to afford their new Cystic Fibrosis drug Orkambi. https://www.theguardian.com/society/2019/feb/10/vertex-revenue-hike-orkambi-drug-nhs Before I start giving the pharmaceutical industry a kicking lets start with a few … Continue reading Are Pharmaceutical Companies really the baddies? How bad? And what should we do about it?