Once again Donald Trump has broken a promise. But this one will hurt the same voters who supported him as he promised them lower drug prices.
Drug companies launched an ad and publicity extravaganza this year right after President-elect Donald Trump said they “are getting away with murder” on sky-high pill prices.
There is a broad trend in which even small pharma is turning to high-priced TV to encourage the use of their products. It is not research but advertising.
The health law prohibits insurers from discriminating against people with serious illnesses, but some marketplace plans sidestep with drug discrimination.
CDC says it’s too soon to tell what caused the jump in the overall death rate, but deaths from suicide, drug overdose, and Alzheimer’s disease increased.