Contributor biographical information for Generation Rx : how prescription drugs are altering American lives, minds, and bodies / Greg Critser.


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GREG CRITSER is a longtime chronicler of the modern pharmaceutical
industry and the politics of medicine. His columns and essays on the subject
have appeared in Harper's Magazine, USA Today, the Wall Street Journal,
the L.A. Times, and elsewhere. Critser is the author of Fat Land: How Americans Became the Fattest People in the World (Houghton Mifflin), which the American Diabetes Association called "the definitive journalistic account of the modern obesity epidemic." He lives in Pasadena, California, with his wife, Antoinette Mongelli.


Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Drug utilization -- United States.
Pharmaceutical industry -- United States.
Drugs -- Social aspects -- United States.
Drug Industry -- economics -- United States -- Popular Works.
Health Behavior -- United States -- Popular Works.
Health Policy -- United States -- Popular Works.
Population Groups -- psychology -- United States -- Popular Works.