Updates

Nov 30

Americans aren’t getting care they need because they’re worried about taking on more medical debt

As COVID-19 spread around the globe, many people delayed seeking medical care because they were worried about

Nov 17

Report: Big Pharma raised prices on 7 of the 10 most expensive prescription medications last year with NO justification

Here’s a report that will get your blood boiling: Manufacturers raised prices of seven of the costliest prescription

Nov 4

Arthritis drug that cost $198 in 2008 now tops $10,000

We’ve all heard outrageous stories about prescription medication cost increases. But here’s a doozy from reporter

Oct 28

Health care spending reaches all-time high for working Americans

Americans with employer-sponsored health insurance spent, on average, $6,001 per person on health care in 2019,

Oct 7

U.S. looks deeper into telehealth fraud

The ability to talk with our health care providers via video or phone was a great convenience and safety measure

Sep 17

Insulin-makers admit cost is too high, but no relief in sight

It was 2019. Remember those days before the pandemic? That’s when the three companies that control production of 99

Sep 3

The Big Business of Trauma: Man who fell off a ladder and cut his arm was billed more than $52,000

Ed Knight took a tumble off a ladder and cut his arm. He went to Chippenham Hospital in Richmond, Virginia

Hundreds of patients surprised by lawsuit filed by now non-existent hospital

Tennova Healthcare-Lebanon in Tennessee isn’t a hospital anymore. It doesn’t exist after Vanderbilt University

Family health care costs dipped last year, but it’s not why you might think

For the first time in 16 years, health care costs for a family of four dropped.  But it’s not because health

Lawmakers call new Alzheimer’s drug price “unconscionable”

The first Alzheimer’s drug to pass the FDA’s finish line in nearly 20 years — and the only one that will



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