Another example of a “Shkrelian” drug price increase

28 October 2022 - The story of Martin Shkreli and the drug, Daraprim, has been used as an example of drug ...

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Labor fulfils vow to cut cost of scripts

21 October 2022 - Labor will list four new medicines on the PBS from November to offer Australians cheaper treatments ...

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3 in 10 uninsured Americans with diabetes may ration insulin

18 October 2022 - "Universal access to insulin, without cost barriers, is urgently needed." ...

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Health insurance prices set for takeoff

18 October 2022 - Millions of Americans will find out soon how much their health insurance premiums will increase next ...

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Can state prescription drug affordability boards address high cost drug prices?

11 October 2022 - State law makers, like their federal counterparts, are focused on addressing the high and growing cost of ...

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Impending relief for Medicare beneficiaries - the Inflation Reduction Act

15 October 2022 - For many Medicare beneficiaries, the Inflation Reduction Act will reduce out of pocket spending for retail prescription ...

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The Inflation Reduction Act lowers health care costs for millions of Americans

5 October 2022 - Through the Inflation Reduction Act, President Biden is delivering on his promise to lower prescription drug ...

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In the costly US health care market, Mark Cuban’s company has a plan to reduce prescription drug costs

4 October 2022 - A recent poll shows that most Americans say the country’s health care system is handled poorly, and ...

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Doctors, patients protest at plans to cap medicine prices

23 September 2022 - Doctors, pharmacists and patients organisations are angry about government plans to cut spending on medicine, which ...

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Growing financial burden from high-cost targeted oral anti-cancer medicines among Medicare beneficiaries with cancer

13 September 2022 - The rapidly rising costs of targeted oral anti-cancer medicines raise concerns over their affordability.  ...

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Your money or your life? Cancer’s crushing cost

10 September 2022 - The first thing many cancer patients see when they arrive at the oncology ward is the EFTPOS ...

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Cheaper scripts for millions

7 September 2022 - For the first time in its 75 year history, the maximum cost of general scripts under ...

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The CEO of GoodRx doesn’t think mail order pharmacies are the ‘right answer’ to lowering prescription drug prices

2 September 2022 - Cartoonishly high hospital bills, overpriced prescription drugs, crowdsourcing for medical treatments—these are all features of the US ...

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Governor Ron DeSantis announces lawsuit against Biden Administration’s reckless delay of Canadian Prescription Drug Importation Program

31 August 2022 - Today, Governor Ron DeSantis announced a lawsuit against the US FDA in response to their unreasonable delay ...

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Can the Inflation Reduction Act bring down drug prices?

30 August 2022 - The legislation signed by President Joe Biden on August 16 empowers Medicare to negotiate the prices of ...

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