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Margo Gordon, MD

Margaret Gordon MD is a psychiatrist who graduated from the Karl Menninger School of Psychiatry. She treats a wide range of psychiatric illnesses with a particular focus on psychodynamic psychotherapy. She has taken interest in healthcare reform and how the instability and disruptions in America’s healthcare system affects the patient.
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Jacking Up Prices on Generic Drugs

Big Pharma lobbied for it and made it happen. According to the Mother Jones article below, for around $520,000 cost of lobbying, they succeeded in recreating and repackaging the old generic asthma inhaler for 4-6 times the price.
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Medical Conspiracy Theories and Public Mistrust

Margo Gordon MD relates a belief in medical conspiracy theories to public mistrust in our healthcare system.