I've never been a conspiracy theorist and like to give people the benefit of the doubt when at all possible
But cynicism seems to be something that comes with age and you start to understand why older people can be so cynical all the time
When you see so much drug cheating in sport and get to hear some of the dodgy inner workings of "successful" people or businesses then it's hard not to get a little cynical
So while it's important to try to remain positive and looking at good positive stories to keep the mind balanced and not just turn out to be a cranky old fart
it can be difficult
And when the CEO of a Pharmaceutical company (who became known as the most hated man in America, which considering Trump is still there is really saying something) say's their
Primary responsibility is to their Shareholders
rather than O I dunno
Maybe helping as many people as possible at the best price possible
Then you do have to wonder.
2 stats from this article stand out
One drug has went up from $13.50 to $750
Another company has 56 of their drugs upped in price by an average of 66%
Both helping to increase the stock price of the company <<<< the real goal???
Of course every company has to make money and it costs money to make these drugs and do research etc so all this needs to be took into account
But it's a bit like the banks doing shady tricks and putting people under pressure and then their CEO gets a massive bonus for the year
It just doesn't sit well
What does that mean for the average Joe like you and I?
Hard to know really other than trying to not to get too reliant on pills unless absolutely necessary
And taking what these guys say with a pinch of salt
And while none of us are bullet proof and no one knows what's around the corner
Your health is your wealth and so should be protected like so
Movement and better food choices can improve many things and are especially VITAL the older we get
To at least lessen our chances of needing any of that
To read the article for yourself just check it out here
For now though don't forget,
we are on the home straight to Xmas make sure to get the week started right
Think Big And Kick Ass
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