Big Pharma’s Go-To Defense of Soaring Drug Prices Doesn’t Add Up

How is it that pharmaceutical companies can charge patients $100,000, $200,000, or even $500,000 a year for drugs—many of which […]

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Big Pharma CEOs tell senators they won’t reduce drug costs without other reforms

WASHINGTON – Senators challenged top executives of seven pharmaceutical companies on the spiraling costs of prescription drugs. The CEOs of Pfizer, Merck, […]

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Amarin’s Fish-Oil-Derived Drug Shows Great Promise — With Big Caveats

Heart attack, conceptual illustrationGetty Vascepa, a fish-oil-derived heart drug, reduced the risk of dying from a heart attack or stroke […]

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Diet changes and nutrition can make a big difference to diabetes management

According to the study conducted by the researchers from Physicians Committee for Responsible Medicine, the weight, blood sugars, and cholesterol […]

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Causes, symptoms, treatment for hair loss: Stress, pollution, poor diet big culprits

If your hair is shiny and strong, it indicates that you’re in good health. Apart from the fitness aspect, luscious […]

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Causes, symptoms, treatment for hair loss: Stress, pollution, poor diet big culprits

Not getting appropriate nutrients, irregular meal times and poor appetite can all result in massive hair loss.(Shutterstock) If your hair […]

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Millions spent by Big Pharma to quell talk of high drug prices

Facing bipartisan hostility over high drug prices in an election year, the pharma industry’s biggest trade group boosted revenue by […]

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The other big drug problem: Older people taking too many pills

Consider it America’s other prescription drug epidemic. For decades, experts have warned that older Americans are taking too many unnecessary drugs, often […]

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The ideal diet: eat a small dinner, but a big breakfast

We all know that you are what you eat. The thing is, that’s only the half of it. Increasingly, we […]

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