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Food will be scarce, expensive and less nutritious, climate report says

Aug 26, 2019 , CNN Health
Food will become scarcer, grocery prices will spike and crops will lose their nutritional value due to the climate crisis, according to a major report on land use from the United Nation's Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change released Thursday....
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Companies file suit in Canada challenging new rules to lower drug prices

Aug 24, 2019 , Reuters
Five pharmaceutical companies said on Friday they have filed a complaint in a Canadian court challenging the constitutionality of new Canadian regulations meant to lower patented drug prices, setting up a fight with the federal government ahead of an Oct. 21 election....
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PBMs: Driving Up Costs and Lowering Quality Care in America

Aug 23, 2019 , Forbes
The role of PBMs in health care continues to expand, increasing drug prices and impeding physicians' ability to provide high-quality and timely...
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Trump administration to appeal ruling blocking price disclosure for drug ads

Aug 22, 2019 , Reuters
The Trump administration is appealing a court ruling that struck down its plan to compel pharmaceutical companies to disclose wholesale prices of their drugs in televisions advertisements....
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Concerned About Diabetes Drug Prices?

Aug 22, 2019 , eMedicine Health
One in Four Patients Concerned About Diabetes Drug...
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Nabriva prices two pneumonia antibiotic versions at over $200 per day

Aug 20, 2019 , Reuters
Nabriva Therapeutics Plc on Monday priced an oral and injectable version of its antibiotic Xenleta, which treats community-acquired pneumonia, at more than $200 per day after it received approval from the U.S. Food and Drug Administration....
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Sky-High Surprise Bills From Air Ambulance Rides Under Scrutiny In Georgia

Aug 17, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
More insured patients are being hit by surprise medical bills, with air ambulance charges among the worst. The prices can be in the tens of thousands of dollars and more than half of rides in the U.S. on air ambulances are not in the passenger’s insurance network. Georgia legislators say they want to do something about that. The state is also looking to overhaul other aspects of its EMS services. And in Virginia, regulators will seek public input from residents about actions the state could...
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AbbVie prices new rheumatoid arthritis drug at $59,000 a year

Aug 17, 2019 , Reuters
AbbVie Inc has priced its new rheumatoid arthritis treatment at $59,000 a year after gaining U.S. approval on Friday, a big boost for the drugmaker struggling with rising competition for Humira, its blockbuster therapy for the same condition....
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KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: We Answer Your Questions

Aug 16, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
You asked about drug prices, the “Cadillac tax” on generous insurance plans and why Americans don’t know that most other countries also have combination public-private insurance systems. This week, Anna Edney of Bloomberg News, Alice Miranda Ollstein of Politico and Caitlin Owens of Axios join KHN’s Julie Rovner to answer those...
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Brexit's Disruptive Impact On U.K. And European Prescription Drug Market

Aug 16, 2019 , Forbes
In brief, a no-deal Brexit would imply an unprecedented disruption of the European pharmaceuticals market in terms of research, regulation, manufacture, and trade in biopharmaceuticals. It would even impact drug prices as reference pricing schemes throughout the E.U. would need to be...
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Canada enacts drug price crackdown, in blow to pharmaceutical industry

Aug 10, 2019 , Reuters
The Canadian government announced final regulations on Friday that should cut billions of dollars from patented drug prices that are among the highest in the world, overcoming heavy opposition from pharmaceutical companies who may eventually challenge the new rules in court....
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Factbox: Details of Canada's biggest drug pricing overhaul in decades

Aug 10, 2019 , Reuters
The Canadian government finalized the biggest overhaul to its drug pricing regime since 1987 on Friday, giving new powers to the federal drug price regulator, the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board (PMPRB)....
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Senate's Prescription Drug Pricing Bill's Limited Impact On Drug Prices

Aug 08, 2019 , Forbes
The Prescription Drug Reduction Act has been hailed as a means towards reducing prescription drug prices, but in reality it does more to limit out-of-pocket spending by seniors and disabled people than move the needle on drug...
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Eli Lilly confirms probe by New York's Attorney General over insulin prices

Aug 03, 2019 , CNBC Health
Eli Lily, the maker of blockbuster diabetes treatment Humalog, has been under scrutiny from U.S. lawmakers and the White House over the high cost of its life-saving...
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KHN’s ‘What The Health?’: Deciphering The Democrats’ Health Debate

Aug 02, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Health care was a major topic at the Democratic presidential candidate debates in Detroit on Tuesday and Wednesday, but the focus on plan minutiae may have left viewers more confused than edified. Alice Ollstein of Politico, Kimberly Leonard of the Washington Examiner and Caitlin Owens of Axios join KHN’s Julie Rovner to discuss the points made by the candidates plus a series of Trump administration health initiatives on drug prices and hospital...
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Trump administration is drafting plan to allow US consumers to import drugs from Canada

Jul 31, 2019 , CNBC Health
Trump has previously supported a plan by U.S. lawmakers who have said they can lower high prescription drug costs by approving imports from Canada, where prices are...
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Eli Lilly CEO to 2020 candidates: Capping drug prices won't lead to lower health-care costs

Jul 31, 2019 , CNBC Health
"We could cap that forever. And what we get is less innovation and still have growing health-care costs," argues Eli Lilly CEO David...
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Trump administration proposes requiring hospitals to publish the prices negotiated with insurers

Jul 30, 2019 , CNBC Health
The Trump administration is proposing a rule that would require hospitals to publish the prices that are negotiated with insurers or risk being...
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Bernie Sanders visits Canadian pharmacy, talks drug prices

Jul 29, 2019 , Reuters
U.S. Senator and Democratic presidential hopeful Bernie Sanders joined diabetes patients as they drove across the border on Sunday to buy cheap insulin in Canada, highlighting his argument in favor of federally negotiated prescription drug prices....
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GOP Senators Distance Themselves From Grassley And Trump’s Efforts To Cut Drug Prices

Jul 26, 2019 , Kaiser Health News
Even some Republicans who supported a sweeping bipartisan bill to rein in drug costs may not back it in the Senate...
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