Pamela Anderson's New Hep C Treatment Could Cure Her Within a Month

Pamela Anderson's New Hep C Treatment Could Cure Her Within a Month
After living with Hepatitis C for 16 years, Pamela Anderson might finally get cured. She told People that she's going on the new antiviral medication that clears up the liver disease in a matter of weeks. Before the drug was approved by the FDA …
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Sanders to introduce bill targeting high drug prices
“Americans should not have to live in fear that they will go bankrupt if they get sick,” Sanders said in a statement. “People … Sovaldi, a new cure for Hepatitis C, has become a symbol of high drug prices with its $ 84,000 cost for a 12-week treatment …
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Huntington needle exchange program set to launch
The pilot project will involve education and treatment resources to make clean needles more readily available. There will also be efforts to stop the spread of infectious diseases, like hepatitis B and hepatitis C, by giving addicts points of contact …
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New cholesterol meds may be the costliest drugs in US history
Cholesterol lowering statins like lipitor are some of the most widely taken drugs of the last century. They've prevented countless episodes of heart disease, and do so relatively cheaply. But that might be thrown into disarray by the approval of two …
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Health care costs jump by 4.8 percent in Massachusetts, led by Medicaid spike
"In addition to some very expensive drugs that have fairly recently come on the market, such as treatment for Hepatitis C…we've also seen a significant increase in cost of generic drugs generally and price increases across the board," said Jim …
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5 Top Stocks to Buy in September
Gilead currently holds powerhouse positions in fighting two diseases, HIV/AIDS and hepatitis C, with a slew of best-selling drugs that are creating huge growth numbers. Thanks in large part to recently launched hepatitis C treatments Sovaldi and …
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Gilead snags Foster City land where it could build 800000 square feet
The drug maker known for its Hepatitis C and HIV therapies paid about $ 120 million for two adjacent development sites between Chess Drive and Highway 92 at Foster City Boulevard, according to multiple industry sources. The transaction is among the …
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3 Numbers Show Why Gilead Sciences Inc. Is in a Great Position Today
The headlines swirling around Gilead Sciences always focus on its blockbuster hepatitis C treatments Harvoni and Sovaldi, and for good reason: Hepatitis C drugs brought in $ 4.9 billion of Gilead's $ 8.1 billion in revenue last quarter. Gilead has …
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Needle exchanges unlikely for Northwest Indiana
Three Southern Indiana counties have been approved for new state needle exchange program, which could help curb the spread of Hepatitis C and HIV in the wake of a serious HIV outbreak earlier this year in Scott County. A handful of other counties are …
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