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The drug Thalidomide, first marketed in West Germany in 1957 and which was ultimately discovered to cause severe birth defects, was originally prescribed to pregnant women for what purpose?
To control blood pressure
To relieve lower back pain
To relieve bloating and swelling
To alleviate morning sickness
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What country singer, who'd married at 14 and had four children by the age of 18, recorded a controversial single celebrating birth control in 1975 called "The Pill"?
ANSWER: Recent research has questioned Lynn's claims that she was just 14 years old when she married Doolittle Lynn.
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What author, whose alleged memoir A Million Little Pieces featured a hand covered in tiny little time pills on the cover, was exposed as a fraud by The Smoking Gun website?
Margaret B. Jones
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What actress portrayed Neely Harris, a film star who became addicted to Seconal, in the 1967 film Valley of the Dolls?
ANSWER: The film also starred Sharon Tate, whose rising career was tragically cut short by members of the Manson Family.
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Which of the following products was being advertised in a famous 1960s TV commercial that featured an adorable youngster commenting "Mothers are like that, yeah, they are"?
Bayer Children's Aspirin
Luden's Cough Drops