The Power of PhRMA

Posted by on February 16th, 2018

The pharmaceutical industry, like most industries, has spent a lot of time and money setting up a powerful and influential lobby group. The top 10 lobbyist groups in 2017 were:

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Pharma’s Revolving Door Access to Congress

Posted by on February 12th, 2018

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How To Improve Adherence Rates

Posted by on February 9th, 2018

Adherence rates are important. They point to the ability of people to take their medication and improve or maintain their health. As we have seen poor adherence rates are by and large driven by the high cost of prescription drugs. The more drugs cost, the less often or less regularly people are to take them. That’s a major potential health hazard and for the public a potentially large bill, if the person ends up in hospital. Not surprisingly good adherence rates are linked to drug affordability.

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Drug Shortages Force Unorthodox Solutions

Posted by on February 7th, 2018

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Vermont Latest State to Endorse Personal Importation

Posted by on February 5th, 2018

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