Friday, March 3, 2017

BIG PHARMA IS QUIETLY CONVINCING CONGRESS THAT IT’S OKAY TO SPEND $1,000 PER DAY ON DANGEROUS PHARMACEUTICALS


[3/3/17]  VICKI BATTS–  Big Pharma has become synonymous with the term “price gouging,” especially over the last few years. The EpiPen incident — when Mylan raised the price of the life-saving drug by more than 500 percent — is truly only the tip of the iceberg; there is much more to come from Big Pharma, and they’re not taking any chances. The industry has spent the last three years planning for the release of new cures for Hepatitis C — and for how they’re going to convince insurance companies, government health programs, and the general public that the astronomical price tag that comes along with these new drugs is reasonable.   Read More>>>

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