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2011-08-24 19:03:53

  Google said on Wednesday that it should not have allowed Canadian pharmacies to advertise prescription drugs to U.S. consumers. The Internet giant agreed to pay $500 million to settle a federal investigation on the distribution of online ads from pharmacies that were illegally selling prescription and non-prescription drugs to American consumers. The settlement means Google will not face criminal prosecution for accusations it improperly profited from ads promoting "rogue"...

2011-08-18 09:56:00

New PCMA Ad Campaign: Anti-Mail Bill Would Hurt Consumers, Raise Prices for Prescription Drugs WASHINGTON, Aug. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- An ad campaign launched today by the Pharmaceutical Care Management Association (PCMA) highlights the comments of a top drugstore lobbyist to show that Assembly Bill 5502-B would raise the cost of prescription medications for consumers and payers in New York. The bill is currently awaiting transmission to Governor Andrew Cuomo for...

2011-08-15 00:00:04

Leading Canadian online pharmacy Canada Drugs Center has voiced its support for RxRights, an advocate group that seeks to make affordable prescription drugs more available to consumers. Houston, Texas (PRWEB) August 14, 2011 Leading Canadian online pharmacy Canada Drugs Center has voiced its support for RxRights, an advocate group that seeks to make affordable prescription drugs more available to consumers. In addition to many other organizations, Canada Drugs Center is a member of the...

2011-08-13 00:00:30

Leading Canadian online pharmacy Canada Drug Center is teaming up with online organization BuySafe.com, which ensures that the purchasing process is safe and secure for shoppers. Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) August 12, 2011 Leading Canadian online pharmacy Canada Drug Center is teaming up with online organization BuySafe.com, which ensures that the purchasing process is safe and secure for shoppers. Because the cost of prescription drugs tends to be very high in the U.S., countless Americans are...

2011-08-12 00:00:03

Canada Drug Center, one of the leading Canadian online pharmacies, recently announced that it has reached more than 5,000 followers on Twitter and 4,500 fans on Facebook. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 10, 2011 Canada Drug Center, one of the leading Canadian online pharmacies, recently announced that it has reached more than 5,100 followers on Twitter and 5,000 fans on Facebook. The Canadian internet pharmacy has a significant social media presence and has gained popularity for offering...

2011-08-11 21:55:21

Evidence of web manipulation A growing number of illegal online pharmacies are flooding the web trying to sell dangerous unauthorized prescriptions, according to a new report from cybersecurity experts at Carnegie Mellon University. Report authors Nicolas Christin, associate director of the Information Networking Institute (INI) and a senior systems scientist at the INI and CyLab along with Nektarios Leontiadis from the Department of Engineering and Public Policy (EPP), and Tyler Moore from...

2011-08-11 14:26:00

WASHINGTON, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Medicare Part D beneficiaries who receive their diabetes medications through a mail-service pharmacy achieved greater adherence than those using retail pharmacies (49.7 percent vs. 42.8 percent), according to a new study conducted by Prescription Solutions by OptumRx and published in the Journal of Medical Economics. "While everyone knows that mail-service pharmacies make prescriptions more affordable, this new study demonstrates they...

2011-08-11 14:04:00

PITTSBURGH, Aug. 11, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- A growing number of illegal online pharmacies are flooding the Web trying to sell dangerous unauthorized prescriptions, according to a new report from cybersecurity experts at Carnegie Mellon University. (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20020422/CMULOGO) Report authors Nicolas Christin, associate director of the Information Networking Institute (INI) and a senior systems scientist at the INI and CyLab, Nektarios Leontiadis from the...

2011-08-10 00:00:29

Top Three Steps Americans Can Take to Secure Access to Affordable and Safe Prescription Drugs New York, NY (PRWEB) August 09, 2011 Today, Jan Drugs announced sponsorship of Paying the Price, an advocacy movement dedicated to educating patients, lawmakers and journalists about the crisis facing millions of Americans each year - the high price of prescription drugs. The cost of prescription drugs is skyrocketing, and millions of Americans each day make potentially dangerous decisions just to...

2011-08-06 00:00:29

Canada Drug Center, one of the leading Canadian online pharmacies, recently launched an over-the-counter section on its website that will further help smart shoppers save money by purchasing cheap medication from Canada. New York, NY (PRWEB) August 05, 2011 Canada Drug Center, one of the leading Canadian online pharmacies, recently launched an over-the-counter section on its website that will further help smart shoppers save money by purchasing cheap medication from Canada. The cost of...


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