Tag Archives: Medscape

Zika: Forgotten, but not gone; Trump budget would slash funds aimed at safeguarding the public






The News: As the weather gradually gets warmer, and in some areas more humid, public health officials in the United States are quietly gearing up to combat the threat still… Read more »

Marathon’s defense of pricey orphan drug getting spotlight in Congress; running a marathon is far easier, and a lot cheaper






Steve’s Take: Marathon Pharmaceuticals LLC (Northbrook IL) caught my attention last month at the inception of an outcry when the company first announced the $89,000 price tag for its newly… Read more »

Trump picks healthcare “dream team;” or is it something else?






President-elect Donald Trump has assembled his healthcare “dream team.” Rep. Tom Price (R-GA), a longtime critic of the Affordable Care Act but champion of health IT legislation that reduces the burden on physicians,… Read more »