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Bayer and Death: A New Set of Questions about 1918

Part 5 of 5

By J. Holcombe, D. Jacobson, and T. Ruhl

Without question, the 20 to 50 million deaths during the 1918-19 “flu” epidemic represent the greatest iatrogenic catastrophe in human history.

The attribution of those deaths to a virulent new virus has been debunked by the National Institute of Allergy and Infectious Diseases, which said that common upper respiratory bacteria were responsible.  Aspirin, heavily marketed and medically recommended, suppressed the immune system and led to massive infection resulting in pneumonia and death.

The central role that aspirin played in those deaths contrasts sharply with the survival of those who avoided it in favor of natural treatments.  Aspirin, not a virus, created a pharmaceutical industry calamity.

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Group to sue over EU’s herbal medicine ban; POM Wonderful battles FTC

9 June 2011 UPDATE: Within two weeks of the herbal ban, a lethal bacterium began killing people in Germany, and has spread across Europe. New info indicates the germ is bioengineered with Bubonic Plague DNA. ~Ed.

By Mike Stones

A legal challenge to new EU legislation, implemented on May 1, which could ban thousands of traditional herbal medicines is “imminent,” a spokesperson for the UK-based Alliance for Natural Health told NutraIngredients.

Short shelf life: EU legislation could ban traditional Chinese medicines such as those made from gingko biloba.

After donations of about £100,000 (~$162,000), the alliance is making final preparations to its legal case for a judicial review of the EU’s Traditional Herbal Medicinal Products Directive (THMPD) at the Royal Courts of Justice in London.

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