The Impact of High Drug Costs on the Middle Class

With some drug costs spiraling to the $100,000 cost for an annual supply, and with a more than 12% increase in prescription drug spending in 2014 alone, new affordability issues are putting ever increasing pressure on America’s middle class. In an article titled “Patients Struggle With High Drug Prices” posted by Joseph Walker on www.wsj.com, the causes and implications of this phenomenon are discussed in depth. Read the article here…

 

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