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EMA Backs Three Orphan Drugs

Three of six new meds to be approved in Europe are orphan drugs and have been backed by the European Medicines Agency (EMA) this month. The EMA’s Committee for Medicinal Products for Human Use (CHMP) has recommended authorisation...
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Prescription Drug Costs Are On The Rise; So Are The TV Ads Promoting Them

Laura Ries was moved to action when she saw a TV commercial that portrayed a woman enjoying time with her grandchildren after taking Lyrica, a prescription medication for diabetic nerve pain. Ries’ elderly mother...