Reprinted with permission of Amy Tenderich of www.diabetesmine.com.
How safe are the medicines we're all taking? Who's to know? As good Americans, we tend to put our faith in the system and assume that the authorities have it covered. After all, they'd get sued or something if this stuff wasn't safe, wouldn't they?
A few recent headlines have shaken my blind faith in drug safety:
* A front page feature in the San Francisco Chronicle last week about online pharmacies selling...