August 11, 2014
We’ve been rallying our base of supporters in the last months to make some noise to help counter the FDA's proposed rule to allow for the seizure and destruction of personally imported medicine. Thank you for to those who have taken action! You have sent letters to newspapers, senators, and other government … Continue to Article-->
August 8, 2014
Hospitals & Health Networks By Emily Friedman Several years ago, during a contract dispute between professional athletes and team owners (it involved baseball, basketball or football — it's difficult to keep these conflicts straight), a sports broadcaster noted the widespread public apathy about the situation and … Continue to Article-->
August 6, 2014
The pharmaceutical industry has been facing much criticism in the press lately, not just from patients but from legislators, doctors, and the insurance industry too. Although specialty drug prices have been a concern for some time, the new uproar relates to one specific drug—Sovaldi. A 12-week course of treatment in the … Continue to Article-->
August 1, 2014
It came to our attention recently, that Marjorie Clifton, the executive director of the not-for-profit Center for Safe Internet Pharmacies was playing pretty fast and loose with a statistic regarding alleged deaths from prescription drugs bought online. We felt obliged to comment on the article and clarify the … Continue to Article-->
July 31, 2014
The Commonwealth Fund Blog By David Blumenthal, M.D. and David Squires Even with the relentless spotlight on the Affordable Care Act, a new health issue is edging toward center stage: drug costs. The poster drug for this controversy is Sovaldi, a dramatically effective and extraordinarily expensive new agent for … Continue to Article-->
Consumers should follow some basic best practices for choosing safe and legitimate online pharmacies from which to order prescription drugs.
New York Times
By Elisabeth Rosenthal
The first sign of trouble came when Dr. Barry Lindenberg, a cardiologist, received a three-page ...