Forgotten No More: March 8 is World Kidney Day

We rarely give them a second thought…unless, of course, nature calls. Then, they – and an available bathroom – are all we think about. When it comes to our health, they tend to take a backseat to the heart, lungs, liver, etc. Yes, even though they are an integral part of the body’s ability to... (Read more)
Increasing Specialty Drug Prices Could Bring Down Insurers, Consumers

Increasing Specialty Drug Prices Could Bring Down Insurers, Consumers

Specialty drugs are medications for chronic or complex health conditions, such as rheumatoid arthritis, multiple sclerosis, and tumors. They need to be handled, administered and monitored in a specific and meticulous manner. Hence, specialty drug prices are expensive. In fact, they are defined as high-cost prescription medications, as they empty patients’ pockets in no time. The... (Read more)