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Health Insurance Prices: Trick Or Treat For Midterm Voters?

Oct 23, 2018 , Forbes
Contrary to claims from politicians and news pundits, the latest news on insurance exchange prices (a) doesn’t signal market stabilization, (b) doesn’t reflect broader healthcare trends and (c) isn’t the result of improved medical...
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China says hog prices to rise ahead of Lunar New Year amid swine fever outbreaks

Oct 20, 2018 , Reuters
China's hog prices are set to rise ahead of the Lunar New Year holiday in February as outbreaks of African swine fever hit supply, the country's agriculture ministry said on Friday....
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Viewpoints: The Future Of Entitlements? Listen To What The GOP Is Really Saying; Prices In Pharma Ads Would Mislead Patients

Oct 20, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Editorial pages weigh in on these health topics and...
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China hog price to rise ahead of Spring Festival on African swine fever impact: agriculture ministry

Oct 19, 2018 , Reuters
China's hog prices were set to rise ahead of the Spring Festival, another name for the Chinese New Year holiday, because of the impact of African swine fever on supply, the country's agriculture ministry said on Friday....
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French foie gras makers say they are ready if bird flu returns

Oct 19, 2018 , Reuters
French foie gras makers, still recovering from two severe bird flu crises that ravaged flocks, said on Thursday they would be able to face any new outbreak thanks to strict security measures but prices will remain high to make up for increased costs....
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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Republicans’ Preexisting Political Problem

Oct 19, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
In this episode of KHN’s “What the Health?” Julie Rovner of Kaiser Health News, Rebecca Adams of CQ Roll Call, Stephanie Armour of The Wall Street Journal and Joanne Kenen of Politico discuss how protections for people with preexisting conditions have become a top issue in the elections, Trump administration efforts to make prescription drug prices more public and the start of Medicare’s annual open-enrollment period. Plus, Rovner interviews California Attorney General Xavier...
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Perspectives: Is Requiring Pharma to Include Prices In Ads Long Overdue Or Is It Ineffective?

Oct 18, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Read recent commentaries about the Trump administration's plan to require companies to include medications' prices in their ads, along with other drug-cost...
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White House Wants Prices in Drug Ads, But Big Pharma Fights Back

Oct 17, 2018 , MedicineNet
Title: White House Wants Prices in Drug Ads, But Big Pharma Fights BackCategory: Health NewsCreated: 10/15/2018 12:00:00 AMLast Editorial Review: 10/16/2018 12:00:00...
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Minnesota accuses insulin makers of deceptive drug pricing

Oct 17, 2018 , Reuters
Minnesota's attorney general on Tuesday filed a lawsuit accusing drug manufacturers Sanofi SA, Novo Nordisk and Eli Lilly and Co of deceptively raising prices for insulin....
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J&J applauds U.S. proposal on drug prices in TV ads

Oct 17, 2018 , Reuters
Johnson & Johnson applauded a U.S. government proposal requiring drugmakers to include price of medicines in television ads, Chief Financial Officer Joseph Wolk said in a CNBC interview on Tuesday....
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Feds and Pharma Spar Over Drug Costs in TV Ads

Oct 17, 2018 , WebMD
The Trump administration first mentioned requiring drug prices in ads in May, as part of the government's American Patients First plan to lower drug costs. In August, it began officially reviewing a proposed...
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Cost of blood pressure drug surges in U.S. after recall

Oct 17, 2018 , Reuters
Prices for two dosages of the blood pressure drug valsartan rose more than any other drug in the United States in September, following a recall of much of the drug's supply....
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White House and Big Pharma square off over drug prices on TV

Oct 17, 2018 , CNN Health
Vowing to put American patients first, US Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Monday blasted the pharmaceutical industry for not doing enough to bring down drug prices and announced what he called "historic action": a proposal requiring drug manufacturers to include the list price of any drug paid for by Medicare or Medicaid in television ads....
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CMS will require drugmakers to list prices in ads

Oct 16, 2018 , Modern Healthcare Breaking News
The CMS released a proposed rule that would require drugmakers to list prices for their drugs in their consumer...
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HHS secretary rips Big Pharma in policy speech over soaring drug prices

Oct 16, 2018 , CNN Health
Vowing to put American patients first, US Health and Human Services Secretary Alex Azar on Monday blasted the pharmaceutical industry for not doing enough to bring down drug prices and announced what he called "historic action": a proposal requiring drug manufacturers to include the list price of any drug paid for by Medicare or Medicaid in television ads....
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TV Ads Must Trumpet Drug Prices, Trump Administration Says. Pharma Tries A Plan B.

Oct 16, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
Drug pricing is a top issue in the run-up to the midterm...
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U.S. to propose TV ads for drugs must include list prices

Oct 16, 2018 , Reuters
The U.S. government, in an effort to increase pressure on drugmakers to lower costs for U.S. consumers, said on Monday it will propose requiring companies to include the price of their prescription medicines in television ads....
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Trump administration may soon require drugmakers to advertise drug prices, report says

Oct 13, 2018 , CNBC Health
The proposal is slated to be introduced next week, Politico reported, citing four people with knowledge of the plan. It's a key piece of President Donald Trump's blueprint to lower drug prices, which the administration unveiled in...
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ASHP CEO Attends White House Bill Signing On Pharmacy Gag Clause

Oct 12, 2018 , NewsLine - Healthcare Professionals
ASHP CEO Paul W. Abramowitz, Pharm.D., Sc.D. (Hon.), FASHP, today attended a White House ceremony to commemorate the signing of S. 2553 and S. 2554, the “Know the Lowest Price Act” and “Patient Right to Know Drug Prices Act,” respectively. The new laws prohibit health plans from restricting pharmac......
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Podcast: KHN’s ‘What The Health?’ Falling Premiums And Rising Political Tensions

Oct 12, 2018 , Kaiser Health News
In this episode of KHN’s “What the Health?” Mary Agnes Carey of Kaiser Health News, Rebecca Adams of CQ Roll Call, Anna Edney of Bloomberg News and Julie Appleby of Kaiser Health News discuss the Trump administration’s announcement that average premium prices are falling on the Obamacare marketplaces, the effort by Senate Democrats to reverse rules on short-term health insurance and the focus on protections for people with preexisting conditions in the run-up to midterm...
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