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This undated photo provided by pfizer shows a real Viagra pill on top of counterfeit pills. In a first for the drug industry, Pfizer Inc. told The Associated Press on Monday, that it will sell erectile dysfunction pill Viagra directly to patients on its website. (AP Photo/pfizer, William Vazquez)
This September 2005 photo provided by Pfizer shows an illegal pharmaceutical "factory" in Henan Province, China, during a raid where authorities seized 10 lines of manufacturing equipment and counterfeit medicines valued at $4.3 million (USD), including about 440,000 counterfeit Viagra doses. In a first for the drug industry, Pfizer Inc. told The Associated Press on May 6, 2013, that it will sell erectile dysfunction pill Viagra directly to patients on its website. (AP Photo/Pfizer)
WASHINGTON: A sobering portrait of less-educated middle-age white Americans emerged Thursday with new research showing them dying disproportionately from what one expert calls “deaths of despair” — suicides, drug overdoses and alcohol-related diseases.