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Pharma Execs Dig In For A Fight Against Outraged Senators

Use Our Content This story can be republished for free (details). Senators got their first opportunity Tuesday to prod drugmakers about the wallet-emptying prices they charge for prescription drugs. Almost in unison, the executives expressed support for eliminating rebates that flow to industry middlemen instead of patients; for increasing transparency about how they set prices;… Read More »

Bipartisan Support: Senators Cory Booker and Tim Scott just got a law passed to help fight sickle cell disease

Sen. Cory Booker (D-NJ) and Sen. Tim Scott (R-SC ) led the passing of a bill this week to address sickle cell anemia, a disease which disproportionally impacts the Black community and yet, receives notably less funding for research. The bipartisan bill passed on Tuesday and will be signed into law by President Donald Trump. Ninety percent… Read More »

Brie Larson Just Shared a New Captain Marvel Fight Scene

Captain Marvel is just a month away from rocketing into theaters, giving us a big dose of 1990s nostalgia—and hopefully also providing an insight into how Avengers: Endgame will sort out the mess that Thanos created. The film will see Brie Larson’s Carol Danvers transformed into a superhero thanks to some extra-terrestrial shenanigans, and then… Read More »