Affordable Care Resulted in 13 Percent Drug Spending Boost

Affordable Care Resulted in 13 Percent Drug Spending Boost

Proponents of the Affordable Care Act (ACA aka Obamacare) love to point out that more than 15 million people picked up health insurance coverage because of the legislation. Some took advantage of tax credits to help afford their premiums, others took the penalty threats seriously, but others received coverage because many states expanded eligibility for […]

Prescription Pill Poppers to Be Checked

Prescription Pill Poppers to Be Checked

Prescription pill poppers are to be checked by a new Oklahoma law that includes the carrying of prescription medicines for non-medical use as trafficking. The law will prevail as long as it is approved by the Oklahoma Senate.  The author of the bill, State Representative Pat Ownby, a Republican, received unanimous support in the House. […]