Good news! The F.D.A put a wrench into the devil’s (Pharma industry) plan to capitalize on people’s desperation by creating the first prescription diet pill in over a decade. Lorcaserin failed to meet approval and it’s makers will have to go back to drawing board.
From the article: “Nevertheless, it is the latest setback to efforts to develop a medical treatment for obesity, which is considered one of the nation’s costliest medical problems” Efforts, as they call them, are in the wrong area here. There are many reasons and causes for obesity but none of them require a prescription diet pill to fix. These companies have absolutely no regard for the health and well being of people. The fact that this article is in the business section says enough.