The Hepatitis C drugs are expensive, but they are curing a disease that was an absolute death sentence 20 years ago.
The elimination of the almost 52,000 jobs in local health departments has had a big impact.
When it comes to shoring up the Social Security Disability Insurance (SSDI) trust fund, one thing is certain: Time is running out.
TB is the second leading global infectious disease killer, killing 1.5 million people annually.
Medicare and Medicaid celebrate 50 years of success, but despite that success the Republican Party would like to dismantle these critical programs.
Alzheimer’s is America’s most expensive disease — so expensive that it could bankrupt Medicare.
CVS is already a pharmaceutical distribution giant with over 25 percent of the retail/mail pharmacy market.
We simply cannot handle the costs of the rampant spread of a disease whose complications are entirely preventable.
Graduate students around the country are being told that they will no longer be provided healthcare as part of assistantships.
The Trans-Pacific Partnership, a sweeping trade deal, is poised to extend and expand CAFTA’s public health harms.