Caught in the act?

Methinks that with the FDA rejection of Flibanserin, that The Discovery Channel is likely caught in the act of disease mongering.

This is by Ed Silverman at Pharmalot// June 17th, 2010 // 8:13 am

discovery-sex-clipFor the past month, The Discovery Channel has been running on its web site a four-part series called ‘Understanding Female Sexual Desire.’ It has a CME label alongside the title – continuing medical education – although the network describes the programming as patient education. The sponsor is noted at the outset and it happens to be Boehringer Ingelheim, which tomorrow hopes to convince an FDA advisory panel to approve a pill to treat a disorder it calls female sexual dysfunction (see this)

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