high drug prices

Diabetic patients challenge insulin makersIn the latest flap over the high cost of drugs, diabetes patients filed a class-action lawsuit against insulin makers.
Top 7 new facts about drug spendingAs organizations and politicians continue to sound the alarm that drug prices are rising, another new report confirmed the trend. Total spending on medicines in the US reached $310 billion in 2015 on an estimated net price basis, up 8.5 percent from the previous year, according to a new report from the IMS Institute for Healthcare Informatics.