In a free market, medical practitioners and medical companies earn more money if they make their patients and customers happy and keep them healthy. That’s the best incentive. I trust that competition more than I’ll ever trust the activists who want to shut it down.
We are all in danger when politicians enforce Big Government Medicine–the primary goal of which is its own health and preservation.
The FDA has vigorously defended its power to deny drugs to the terminally ill, and it has been successful.
When the FDA calls a news conference to announce approval of a drug, somebody should ask the official how many Americans died from the drug’s not being approved the previous year.
Markets do not automatically taint science. As with every other service the market provides, it is the anti-capitalist attitude that does more harm.
On the FDA banning drugs that can help people.
Government involvement in medical care does not ensure better care but leads to its degradation, while making it less available and more expensive. Like Obamacare, the FDA actually threatens our health.
Yet the relationship between doctors and patients is increasingly under attack by a relentless government. A hydra-headed monster of multiple agencies at all levels is poisoning the practice of medicine. While Obamacare diverts our attention, another head rears toward our medical care.