Time to resist the illness industry

日期:2019-03-02 09:01:10 作者:巩梯处 阅读:

By Jörg Blech GOOD health is not what it used to be. The rites of passage of a normal life – birth, mood swings, sexuality, the ageing process and so on – are increasingly being redefined as pathological by pharmaceutical companies and medical associations. Illness is becoming an industrial product, and health a state that nobody can live up to any more. One of the most striking examples of this is the “Sisi syndrome”,