Saturday, August 08, 2015

Sounds Like A Communist

Didn't Dr. Kelsey understand that if drugs are bad for you the magic of the marketplace would ensure that nobody would buy them?
Dr. Kelsey, who died on Friday at the age of 101, became a 20th-century American heroine for her role in the thalidomide case, celebrated not only for her vigilance, which spared the United States from widespread birth deformities, but also for giving rise to modern laws regulating pharmaceuticals.