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Big Pharma Holds My Life In Its Hands

Big Pharma Holds My Life In Its Hands

My name is Carrie McBane, and I live in Sylva, North Carolina. I have Type 2 diabetes, so my life depends on daily access to drugs I can’t afford out of pocket, and I don’t have healthcare coverage. Every day when I wake up, I am reminded that my life, and all aspects...
Why I Chose To Die In Front Of The AMA

Why I Chose To Die In Front Of The AMA

I never expected to “die” in front of a roomful of doctors. Much less in front of the annual meeting of the American Medical Association, in my hometown of Chicago. But that’s where I found myself, along with thirty fellow members of the Jane Addams Senior...

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