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August 19, 2019
By Kelsey Hackem
The Trump administration is working to permit the importation of less-expensive prescription drugs originally intended for foreign markets.
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Health Care
Regulation
July 11, 2019
By Sarah Lee
As the 2020 election creeps closer, candidates are focusing increasingly more on solving one of the most vexing problems Americans regularly encounter: the incredibly high cost of prescription drugs.
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Health Care
March 7, 2019
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Edward Hudgins
ALSO: 95% of Voters Believe Patients and Doctors, not Bureaucrats, Should Be Most Responsible for Treatment Decisions
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Health Care
May 22, 2018
By Tim Huelskamp, Ph.D., Kurt Hellmann
"Now, at long last, American patients and their families can have hope that a life-saving drug will no longer be denied to them because of bureaucratic barriers." -- Dr. Tim Huelskamp
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Health Care
May 18, 2017
By Jordan Finney
In a letter signed by The Heartland Institute, the authors argue drug importation would ultimately harm patients.
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Health Care
March 1, 2005
By Joseph Bast
Anyone who watches television or reads popular magazines knows the amount of money spent on advertising for prescription drugs has increased dramatically in the past few years.
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Health Care
February 1, 2005
By Susan Konig
An end-of-year Associated Press poll showed that, despite recent product withdrawals and reported health risks of popular medicines, U.S. consumer confidence in the safety of prescription drugs remains high.
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Health Care
April 1, 2002
By Joseph Bast, Merrill Matthews
State elected officials across the country, hard-pressed to keep expensive promises they made during the good economic times of the 1990s, are considering legislation that would force drug manufacturers to pay “supplemental rebates”to have their drugs
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Health Care
August 1, 2007
By Bartley J. Madden
The following is an excerpt from the booklet More Choices, Better Health: Free to Choose Experimental Drugs, by Bartley J. Madden--the third in a several-part series. The complete booklet is also available online at http://www.heartland.org/Article.cfm?
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Health Care
December 5, 2006
By Michael Van Winkle
(Chicago, Illinois - December 5, 2006) The U.S. Government Accountability Office is expected to release a study on direct-to-consumer advertising (DTC) of prescription drugs in the coming weeks.
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Health Care
 

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