15 Things You Didn't Know About The Pharmaceutical Industry

| May 2, 2018

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How much is the drug market worth? How much is the pharmaceutical industry worth? What is the largest pharmaceutical company in the world?  Is Pfizer the largest pharmaceutical company in the world? Is GSK the largest pharmaceutical company? How much money is spent per year on prescription drugs? Who discovered the drug?

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At Braeburn Care we provide a wide range of care at home services, offering a complete support service that is tailored to individual needs. Currently covering areas around West Kent including Tunbridge Wells, Crowborough, Tonbridge, Hildenborough, Southborough, Paddock Wood and surrounding areas offering individuals a real alternative to residential care. In line with CQC legislation and guidelines at Braeburn Care we are committed to supporting independence and personal freedom by providing the high quality care individuals may require to remain safely at home, and by providing service with compassion we also give the confidence to family and loved ones that our customers are receiving the highest standard of care. Whether our customers require either short-term or longer term personal care, companionship, overnight, daily or weekly visits, emergency or respite care or 24 hour live-in care, our team at Braeburn Care can provide a complete care solution to meet their individua

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