Drug Ads Coming on Facebook!

Yes, drug advertising is coming to Facebook and its new Facebook Health initiative.   Congress allowed direct to consumer advertising in 1997.  Before that time they were not allowed to do so.  One way to try to ‘control’ drug costs would be to ban direct to consumer advertising.  Enjoy the story below.  The article below is from STAT news which holds the  copyright to the article.  Coming next:  Selling Sickness. 

Get ready for more drug ads: Facebook is making a bid for pharma dollars

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