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April 27, 2003


Boston Globe Magazine has a

Boston Globe Magazine has a lengthy piece about how Accutane causes birth defects, but no one seems to care. The story's opening anecdote discusses a woman who got an abortion because she was worried she would have a disfigured "Accutane baby". She then went back on the medicine and proclaims, "My skin glows when I use it. I would die if they took it off the market."

Well, she's not alone. 61% of Accutane pregnancies are terminated.

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