Rising Costs of Medications

March 21, 2018

The New York Times recently had a very good piece on how the expense of medications impacts the sickest of our population.

Drug makers have raised prices on treatments for life-threatening or chronic conditions like multiple sclerosis, diabetes and cancer. In turn, insurers have shifted more of those costs onto consumers. Saddled with high deductibles and other out-of-pocket costs that expose them to a drug’s rising list price, many people are paying thousands of dollars a month merely to survive.

Read the entire article here:  https://www.nytimes.com/2018/03/05/health/drug-prices.html

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