Gwen Olsen – the Rx Reformer
Gwendolyn Leslie Olsen spent more than a decade as a sales rep in the pharmaceutical industry working for health care giants such as Johnson & Johnson, Bristol-Myers Squibb and Abbott Laboratories.
When you realize what is being sold to you as a “remedy”
you will realize how you are playing Russian Roulette
with yours and your childs life. This book is a MUST read
for every American and every parent in the country.
Meria Heller, Producer/Host–The Meria Heller Show
In memory Of Megan’s death from prescription drug tragedy:
On December 2, 2004, Gwen Olsen’s niece Megan committed suicide by setting herself on fire—and ended her tortured life as a victim of the adverse effects of prescription drugs.
It is easy to write off prescription drug deaths, medical errors,
and U.S. health care crisis statistics as just numbers. However, they are not.
In a well researched, impeccably documented, finely written manner, Gwen Olsen…
For everyone at risk of prescription drug tragedy:
Gwen Olsen’s poignant autobiographical journey through the darkness of mental illness and the catastrophic consequences that lurk in medicine cabinets around the country offers an honest glimpse into alarming statistics and a health care system ranked last among nineteen industrialized nations worldwide.
…has given us account of the gripping details of real people hurt by the failures
of modern health care. A former pharmaceutical representative herself,
the information is as credible as it is compelling…
An insider’s knowledge of danger from the pharmaceutical industry:
As a former sales representative in the pharmaceutical industry for several years, Olsen learned firsthand how an unprecedented number of lethal drugs are unleashed in the United States market, but her most heartrending education into the dangers of antidepressants would come as a victim and ultimately, as a survivor.
…It is vital for those currently taking medication for their pain
to read and understand this book.
Dr. Ben Lerner, chiropractor
and New York Times best selling author of “Body by God”"
As a mental health activist, Gwen has testified before the Food and Drug Administration’s Psycho-pharmacology committee, as well as many legislative committees, and has led rallies and marches in protest against psychiatric abuse. Gwen’s message is a call to action and a plea for each of us to step up and do our part to help create a medical system that serves all and does harm to none!