We applaud leaders of both parties for meeting today and urge them to find common surface to reform our nation’s health program, stated Georges C. Benjamin, MD, FACP, FACEP , executive director of APHA. This will not be considered a political exercise. They should lay their swords at the entranceway and forge a path forward to handle a serious, growing problem facing the American people and representing 17 % of our nation’s economy. Related StoriesCountering Ebola misinformation: an interview with Dr Katie Geary, International SOSNHS hourglass structure keeps back development of support workforceCancer diagnosis improvements in England: an interview with Lucy Elliss-BrookesAccording to APHA, a complete lot is at stake.Most countries have a recognised system for self-regulation of pharmaceuticals advertising. Sweden has been organized as an example internationally. The Swedish pharmaceutical sector's trade organisation appoints an details examiner to monitor the advertising to make sure it doesn't violate established ethical suggestions. There exists a board appointed by the industry that handles complaints also. Misleading advertising usually results in a fine.