All women go through menopause. So why is treatment so expensive?

8 April 2024 - Hormone therapies for women experiencing menopause are too expensive and inaccessible, and doctors aren’t confident managing ...

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Net prices for medicines fell considerably in 2023’s last quarter, mostly thanks to Humira biosimilars

1 April 2024 - The net prices that health plans paid for medicines — after subtracting rebates, discounts, and fees ...

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Joe Biden’s assault on the $900 child eczema cream

2 April 2024 - What the Inflation Reduction Act means for the cost of health care. ...

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GSK announces cap of $35 per month on US patient out of pocket costs for its entire portfolio of asthma and COPD inhalers

20 March 2024 - Announcement builds on GSK’s decades-long commitment to making products accessible to those who need them. ...

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Boehringer Ingelheim caps patient out of pocket costs for its inhaler portfolio at $35 per month

7 March 2024 - Boehringer makes significant investment to improve the affordability of and access to its full range of inhaler ...

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Private health insurance premiums rise less than wages, pensions and inflation

5 March 2024 - The Australian Government has ensured Australians get value for money from their private health insurance, with the ...

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Biden-Harris Administration issues final guidance to help people with Medicare prescription drug coverage manage prescription drug costs

29 February 2024 - Continuing the ongoing implementation of President Biden’s prescription drug pricing law, the Inflation Reduction Act of 2022, ...

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Insulin prices were capped for millions. But many still struggle to afford to life-saving medication.

21 February 2024 - Insulin prices recently decreased for some of the estimated 8.4 million Americans who rely on the ...

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Australians save $250 million thanks to Albanese Government cheaper medicines

22 January 2024 - Australians have saved $250 million on cheaper medicines in 2023 thanks to the Albanese Government. ...

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Medicare patients on pricey drugs are saving big this year

15 January 2024 - For the first time, Part D plan patients will hit a ceiling on how much they pay ...

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Florida is first state allowed to import drugs from Canada in bid to reduce costs

5 January 2024 - FDA’s decision could change the way Americans obtain prescription medicines. ...

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More Americans can now get insulin for $35

2 January 2024 - More Americans with diabetes will get a break on their insulin costs in 2024. ...

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How lowering the price of a common asthma drug made it harder to get

29 December 2023 - To avoid Medicaid penalties, Glaxo and other drug makers lowered prices.  ...

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PBS medicines to cost Aussies more from today; safety net thresholds also increase

1 January 2024 - Sick Australians who need PBS prescription medicines will be coughing up more from today. ...

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China’s new cancer drug toripalimab is approved in the US but will cost 30 times more

29 November 2023 - In China, a single dose vial costs US$280 but in the US it will have a wholesale ...

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