Tag: pharma money

Public Purse a Cash Cow for Pharma: Could Taxpayer Dollars Be...

In Oregon, which has only about 1% of the national population, medical expenditures for psychiatric drugs in fiscal year 2017-2018 were $82.2 million for adults, and another $8.7 million for youth. Every advocate in the US should request these figures from their state Medicaid offices.

“Is STAT tone-deaf in accepting PhRMA sponsorship?”

Gary Schwitzer from the Health News Review questions STAT news’ decision to accept a sponsorship deal from PhRMA. “As highly as I think of...