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Senate Finance Committee unveils bipartisan bill to lower prescription drug prices for seniors

Chairman Charles Grassley, R-Iowa, right, and ranking member Sen. Ron Wyden, D-Ore., are seen before a Senate Finance Committee hearing in Dirksen Building titled ‘Drug Pricing in America: A Prescription for Change, Part II,’ on February 26, 2019. Tom Williams | CQ-Roll Call Group | Getty Images The Senate Finance Committee on Tuesday unveiled its… Read More »

Veterans Affairs Approves ‘Ketamine-Like’ Drug Despite Cost, Doctors’ Misgivings: Reports

Robert Wilkie, secretary of Veterans Affairs (VA), speaks during an event supporting veterans and military families in the Eisenhower Executive Office Building in Washington, D.C., U.S., on Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018. (Andrew Harrer/Bloomberg) © 2018 Bloomberg Finance LP In June, the Department of Veterans Affairs chose to approve the use of a new, expensive anti-depressant… Read More »