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French healthcare will stop paying for homeopathic treatment in 2021

People protesting the rule changesSTEPHANE DE SAKUTIN/AFP/Getty By Chelsea Whyte France’s national healthcare system will stop reimbursing patients for homeopathic treatments beginning in 2021, health minister Agnès Buzyn told Le Parisien newspaper on 9 July. This comes after a national study by French medical and drug experts concluded in March that there is no evidence… Read More »

Are You Paying More For Your Medicines?

You bet you are. The Wall Street Journal reported that more than three dozen pharmaceutical firms raised the price of hundreds of drugs by an average of 6.3%. Allergan, which makes the Alzheimer’s drug Namenda upped the price of more than two dozen medications by an average of 9.5% trienergeticsblog