The Little-Known Way Pharma Companies Hook People On Their Costly Drugs

Kip Burgess was relieved last year when pharmaceutical giant Amgen overnighted him a $2,976 check to help pay for his go-to arthritis drug, Enbrel. The 36-year-old psychologist had run into an increasingly common problem: The copay coupon sent by Amgen couldn’t cover the drug’s more than $4,000 monthly price. “Nothing in the world gives me
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Major tampon recall Retailers across the U.S. And Canada are pulling some Kotex tampons off store shelves after personal care corporation, Kimberly-Clark recalled the product, citing reports that the feminine hygiene product was unraveling or coming apart inside some users’ bodies. A certain type of Kotex tampons has been voluntarily recalled by Kimberly-Clark after the
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SEATTLE (AP) – After twice finding the state of Washington in contempt for violating her order to provide timely competency services to mentally ill people held in jails, a federal judge has approved a settlement that is designed to ensure that people get help before entering the criminal justice system. U.S. District Judge Marsha Pechman
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(Reuters Health) – – A brief program that encouraged people to track their weight and to be mindful of the excess energy in every holiday cookie or cup of nog seems to have helped participants get through the holiday season without gaining weight. Gingerbread is seen at the Christmas market in Riga, Latvia December 5,
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It’s the most magical time of the year. Christmas trees are popping up all over the nation, festive light displays line the high streets of every city, town and village, and Strava has released its end-of-year stats. With 36 million members logging activities in 195 countries, Strava is in a unique position to show what
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   By Shaun ChavisFrom Health magazine We compared the top diet meal services and created this list to help you decide which plan is best for you. Best taste Healthy Chef Creations Organic Weight Loss HealthyChefCreations.com Cost$65 per day nationwide*, $48 per day* in Florida The DietSpa-inspired cuisine made with organic ingredients. The owner, a
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Try this recipe: Veggie Reuben This healthier take on the deli classic swaps in veggies for corned beef. Mushrooms, cabbage, and pepper pump up the fiber and make this a filling, yet lighter, meal. Ingredients: olive oil, button mushrooms, green cabbage, bell pepper, caraway seeds, kosher salt, rye bread,  mayonnaise, ketchup, Swiss cheese, dill pickle Calories: 365 Source link

When Venus Williams was diagnosed with Sjögren’s syndrome in 2011, her tennis career almost came to a grinding halt. After a rough season of injuries and match withdrawals, she announced that she was suffering from the fairly common autoimmune disease that causes dry eye and dry mouth, as well as crushing joint pain and fatigue. The condition severely
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True story: They’re better with a partner… Stretching is an everyday, all day movement: You do it when you get out of bed in the morning, when you take a break from sitting at your desk, and as you cool down in your barre class. Stretching wakes up your muscles and relieves body aches and
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This is a Kaiser Health News story. Interested in Food? Add Food as an interest to stay up to date on the latest Food news, video, and analysis from ABC News. Once again, your mother was right. You really do need to eat your vegetables. And while you are at it, put down the bacon
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