Us Medicine Spending Shows Rare Dip

RARE DROP: Total U.S. spending on prescription medicines declined last year, a first in more than half a century.Read more on NewsOK.com

Sections:  news   business   
Topics:  billion   health care   medicine   prescription drug   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Bill Gates repeats at top of Forbes' list of billionaires
    World's richest man got richer with $79. billion in 2015. More
  • GOP boycotts health care advisory board
    House and Senate Republican leaders told President Barack Obama Thursday that they will refuse to nominate candidates to serve on an advisory board that is to play a role in holding down Medicare costs under the new health care act. More
  • Microsoft may buy Barnes & Noble's Nook unit for $1 billion
    According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. According to internal documents obtained by the website TechCrunch, Microsoft has offered $1 billion for the digital assets of Nook Media, Barnes & Noble's digital book venture. More
  • US casino revenue up nearly 5 percent in 2012
    Things are looking up for most of the nation’s commercial casinos, as gambling revenue increased by nearly 5 percent last year and jobs held roughly steady. According to the annual survey of casinos by the American Gaming Association, America’s nontribal casinos took in $37.3 billion from gamblers last year, an increase of 4.8 percent over 2011. More
BING NEWS:
  • Is garlic nature's best medicine?
    In studies, garlic has been found to be almost as effective as penicillin, while recent research shows similar activity to a more modern antibiotic called chloramphenicol, used for typhoid fever ...
    07/1/2020 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • EU, UK condemn China's HK security law
    From the British Prime Minister. "We are obviously deeply concerned about the decision to pass the national security law in Beijing as it affects Hong Kong.'' To the European Union. ''We deplore this ...
    06/30/2020 - 5:33 am | View Link
  • Serious coronavirus-linked condition hit 285 US children
    At least 285 U.S. children have developed a serious inflammatory condition linked to the coronavirus and while most recovered, the potential for long-term or permanent damage is unknown, two new ...
    06/29/2020 - 11:01 am | View Link
  • Poking holes: ACC, acupuncture and the problem of proof
    The World Health Organisation pulled its support for acupuncture in 2014. The Ministry of Health has found barely any evidence of its efficacy. So why is ACC still paying out millions for acupuncture ...
    06/18/2020 - 6:22 am | View Link
  • Rady Children's Shows Genomic Sequencing for Infants in Intensive Care Yields Life-Changing Benefits and Medical Cost Savings
    In a pilot study funded by the State of California, Rady Children's Hospital-San Diego demonstrated that a rapid precision medicine program for critically ill babies enrolled in Medi-Cal produced ...
    06/17/2020 - 11:36 pm | View Link
  • More

 

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Business News