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2013-09-09 23:00:32

Bill gives patients more affordable access to orally-administered chemotherapy drugs. Sacramento, Calif. (PRWEB) September 09, 2013 Today, a bill that would limit patient out-of-pocket costs for oral chemotherapy drugs passed out of the California State Senate 28-9 and is headed back to the Assembly for concurrence. Assembly Bill AB 219, authored by Assembly Member Henry Perea (D-Fresno), would prohibit health care service plans and health insurance policies from requiring an enrollee or...

2013-08-27 23:28:57

FastCare, a leading provider of emergency medical clinics in south Florida, announces a new way to make an appointment and save time. Miami, FL (PRWEB) August 27, 2013 No one exactly schedules accidents, but they do inevitably happen. Whether it takes place in the work place, in a public place, or in the home, an accident that causes an injury can happen at any time. When someone gets injured in an accident, most people have a natural tendency to go straight to the Emergency Room. But...

2013-02-20 15:12:04

Reducing financial barriers to medication access–a strategy known as value-based insurance design (VBID)–can improve medication adherence and management of chronic diseases such as diabetes. The economic and patient-perceived benefits of eliminating co-payments for diabetes-related medications and supplies are described in a trend-setting study published in Population Health Management, a peer-reviewed journal from Mary Ann Liebert, Inc., publishers. The article is available on...

2012-12-22 05:04:08

AffordRx.com to donate thousands of discount drug cards to those in need. Margate, NJ (PRWEB) December 21, 2012 AffordRx, a discount prescription drug card, is currently giving away thousands of free discount cards to those in need. Countless senior citizens and children living in the United States are not able to afford their prescriptions regularly. Many people are left with no choice but to skip doses or cut pills in half. AffordRx representative Dylan Marc explained his company's...

Word of the Day
  • A gigantic fictional humanoid alien god being described with a head resembling an octopus and dragon wings and claws, around whom an insane cult developed.
  • Pertaining to the mythos of Cthulhu and additional otherworldly beings created by H. P. Lovecraft or inspired by his writings and imitators.
This word was invented in 1926 by H.P. Lovecraft for his short story, 'The Call of Cthulhu.' 'Cthulhu' may be based on the word 'chthonic,' which in Greek mythology refers to the underworld.