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While in office in Arizona, I heard anecdotes about impossible decisions families are forced to make due to out of control prescription drugs. costs. Horrible choices like deciding to buy essential drugs or pay the rent, shop for groceries or pay the utility bill. It’s a choice no one living in a country as prosperous …

The Drug Enforcement Administration is alerting the public to the increased availability of potentially fatal fake prescription pills. The DEA says these pills contain fentanyl and methamphetamine. This is the first public safety alert the DEA has issued in six years, and it talks about a criminal drug ring that mass-produces these fake pills in …

Senator Sinema has long been a staunch advocate for women’s rights and a fierce fighter for the right to health care – and now, more than ever, the women of Arizona need her help. It is well known that the pharmaceutical industry has systematically and unfairly raised the price of prescription drugs to line their …

The lawsuit will focus on the harm to counties and the response of drugstore chains, which have argued in court records that their pharmacists were only filling prescriptions written by doctors for legitimate medical purposes. The trial also has a human dimension, watched closely by those whose family members are among the estimated 500,000 Americans …

DEA raids Madison Heights pharmacy on suspicion of selling pain relievers for money DETROIT – A pharmacy at Madison Heights was arrested for illegally selling thousands of controlled substances to people without a prescription, officials said. “When I hear something like that, it hurts on the inside,” said Dr Annas Aljassem. Aljassem is a Pain …

For a long time, people have debated the price of drugs in the United States. This is stupid. Today, about 90% of all prescriptions are for generic drugs. Probably the percentage should be higher than that (it is 97% in China). Generic prescription drugs should be like Tylenol – almost free. In fact, they’re almost …

As public health advocates ranted at efforts by right-wing Democrats in Congress to ease prescription drug price reforms proposed in their own party’s flagship program, Build Back Better, a report released Thursday by a leading progressive rights group found Americans pay almost twice as much. for the 20 best-selling drugs in the rest of the …

WASHINGTON, September 30, 2021 / PRNewswire / – A new Ipsos / PhRMA poll shows that initial support for medicare “negotiation” evaporates once Americans are given arguments around the debate. Public opinion drops to 51 percentage points, overall, when Americans see arguments for both “negotiating” drug prices. The survey was conducted among 5,029 American adults …

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September 28, 2021 LUMBERTON – The number of new COVID-19 cases and virus-related deaths in Robeson County have both registered substantial declines in the past seven days. The Robeson County Department of Health reported 440 new cases of the virus between September 21 and Monday, up from 778 from September 14 to 20, a drop …