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Valeant’s Drug Price Strategy Enriches It, but Infuriates Patients and Lawmakers
New York Times - Health : October 4, 2015, 3:00 am
A pharmaceutical company buys old drugs and increases the price multifold, a profitable business model that is drawing anger and making the traditional drug industry nervous.
Well: Think Like a Doctor: Dazed and Confused Solved
New York Times - Health : October 2, 2015, 12:29 pm
Readers solve the real-life case of a 27-year-old woman who had vomiting, weakness and confusion months after having weight loss surgery.
Fair Game: Valeant’s High-Price Drug Strategy
New York Times - Health : October 2, 2015, 8:43 am
Valeant, which has grown by acquiring rivals and slashing their staffs, has drawn the ire of a House panel, which is now considering a subpoena on the company’s price increases.
Well: Hypertension Drugs May Be More Effective if Taken at Night
New York Times - Health : October 2, 2015, 8:37 am
Researchers found that subjects who took their medications before going to sleep had a lower risk of diabetes.
Beliefs: Finding Path to Inclusion Through Exclusion at an Oakland Meditation Center
New York Times - Health : October 2, 2015, 5:06 am
Reaching minorities has become a goal for many yoga studios and Buddhist communities, and one meditation center’s sessions have grown more diverse as it has monitored the racial makeup of its classes.