July 30, 2015
RxRights doesn’t normally focus on a specific medication or a particular disease. But we wrote an article back in 2013 about the rising cost of insulin. And it is, by far, the most-read blog post we have ever written. Since it continues to garner comments each week from diabetics struggling to afford their needed … Continue to Article-->
July 21, 2015
Wall Street Journal - Pharmalot By Ed Silverman If you had any doubt that prescription drug prices are the proverbial hot potato for the pharmaceutical industry, consider some recent developments. The Laura and John Arnold Foundation plans to give a $5.2 million grant to the Institute for Clinical and Economic … Continue to Article-->
July 17, 2015
The high price of medicine in the United States is forcing people to go to extreme measures to obtain their life-sustaining medications. We heard a couple of disturbing stories this week that we want to share to illustrate this point. One person made a comment on our blog post about the price of insulin that really … Continue to Article-->
July 10, 2015
Healthline By Shawn Radcliffe “I got hit really hard, really fast,” says Erin Havel. Havel, a 38-year-old cancer survivor, is talking about her expensive prescription drugs, which cost more than $100,000 a year. That puts the Seattle woman in the fast-growing “super spender” category along with thousands … Continue to Article-->
June 25, 2015
We’ve been anxiously watching Congressional action on the Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) trade deal, particularly over the past weeks. Yesterday the Senate voted (60 in favor and 38 against) to give President Obama fast-track authority, a temporary and controversial power to negotiate this international treaty with … Continue to Article-->
Consumers should follow some basic best practices for choosing safe and legitimate online pharmacies from which to order prescription drugs.
If you are like millions of Americans, you (or someone you know) struggle to pay for needed medications. Every day, we hear from people who ...