The third most common reason for people to die in North America is percription drugs. Legally sold drugs are responsible for the deaths of over 100000 Americans each year. You may live a whole lot longer if you try alternative methods to drugs. If 100000 people died because of a virus or bacteria, we would be all up in arms to fight it. The pharmaceutical industry has been very successful in downplaying or lying about adverse side effects of certain drugs that most of us believe that the person who died because of side effects, would have died anyways due to the illnes she or he had.
According to the following website, the big players in the pharma industry were fined over 13 billion dollars in the past 5 years for various violations and criminal activity:
Also check out the following book by Peter Gotzche “Deadly Medicines and Organized Crime”: