IAHP

Study reveals austerity’s harmful impact on health in Greece

Study reveals austerity’s harmful impact on health in Greece

XVIth Conference of IAHP with ALAMES & RED AMERICAS, Uruguay, 3 to 8 November 2012


Crisis, acceleration, and plunder in global capitalism: progress and setbacks in the struggle for universal health and rights. 

Subthemes:

1 - Capitalism, environment and social determination of health.

2 - Social medicine and collective health in the struggle of movements and progressive socio-political processes: progress and new challenges.

The advertising to users of medicines puts at risk the health and sustainability of health care systems

The advertising to users of medicines puts at risk the health and sustainability of health care systems

December 2, 2010

The European Parliament has just approved the possibility that the pharmaceutical industry to report directly to patients about medication on prescription.

This measure, which supposedly done to improve the information of the citizens, is really a major setback to the right of reliable information and quality.