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  • Drug Goes From $19 To $160 In Two Weeks: Can GoodRx App Help?

    Drug Goes From $19 To $160 In Two Weeks: Can GoodRx App Help?
    Doug Hirsch is living the GoodRx life, a prescription drug price comparison site he co-founded four years ago that's now used by 3 million people a month.
  • Opinion: Reducing cost of public health care programs requires tough decisions

    Opinion: Reducing cost of public health care programs requires tough decisions
    Reducing the cost of managed public health programs requires sacrifice and tough decisions. At the very least, it may be inconvenient. After all, when people who get something for nothing, or very little, the result is chaos. That's what's happening...

    Complications more likely when doctors don't do enough surgeries

    Complications more likely when doctors don't do enough surgeries
    The elderly woman arrived at Johns Hopkins Hospital with a hole in her trachea and her esophagus tied off to prevent bacteria from falling through the opening and infecting her heart and lungs. Despite doctors' efforts to save her, the woman died from...

    Congressman seeks answers on Cuban crime rings

    Congressman seeks answers on Cuban crime rings
    Cuban criminals are exploiting America's generosity and must be brought to justice, a South Florida congressman told the new U.S. attorney general. In a letter to Loretta Lynch, U.S. Rep. Ted Deutch said a U.S. law meant to help Cubans fleeing communism...

    Is this hospice pitch ligit?

    Q. My 90-year-old mother, who is frail and short of breath but not suffering from any particular illness, lives with my family. At the elder-care center where she socializes a few afternoons a week, a representative from a hospice company met my mom and...