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Insurers Rack Up Profits Raising Consumer Drug Costs

Health plans rake in record profits by marking up drug prices.
Health plans and pharmacy benefit management firms are hiking co-insurance rates for new medicines.  As Adam Fein points out in his Drug Channels blog,  they are daring biopharma … http://mylifeisworthit.org/blog/2015/10/insurers-rack-profits-raising-consumer-drug-costs/

Pharmacy benefit managers make money by denying care

Middle-men jack up the price of drugs that save lives
By Peter J. PittsSpecial to the Mercury News POSTED: 10/09/2015 10:00:00 AM PDT2 COMMENTS| UPDATED: 12 DAYS AGO Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders all think that hea… http://mylifeisworthit.org/blog/2015/10/pharmacy-benefit-managers-make-money-denying-care/

Price Controls and the Right To Die

Limiting the price of new medicines means limiting the opportunity to live longer.
    California Governor Jerry Brown signed a “Right to Die” bill into law lastweek. Meanwhile, a state ballot initiative to impose price controls on medicines will insure t… http://mylifeisworthit.org/blog/2015/10/price-controls-and-right-die/

Donald Trumps PBMs

How to make money by limiting access to patients and raising drug prices.
Pharmacy benefit managers make money by denying care By Peter J. Pitts Special to the Mercury News Donald Trump, Hillary Clinton and Bernie Sanders all think that healthc… http://mylifeisworthit.org/blog/2015/10/donald-trumps-pbms/

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