Friday, July 28, 2006

history in pharmaceutical drug ads

this is a collection of vintage ads run in medical journals. some of these are terrifying to think of the lives ruined, the addiction created and the loss of dignity taken by medicine. i know they didn't know then what we know now, but it's still such a clue into how trying to anestitize a generation from their emotions and facing their past has brought us here. fascinating.

vintage_ads: Drugs

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1 comment:

Daniel Haszard said...

Eli Lilly is a big drug company that puts profits over patients.

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