Isn’t all medicine personal? Doctor and patient, hopefully yes, but what about drug development? Does all of the prescription drug development generally benefit everyone? Or is it specialized to meet the specific needs of segments of the population that are not being currently addressed? A little known and small component of President Obama’s 2016 budget… Continue reading Do Targeted Therapies and Personalized Medicine Work For Everyone?
You’ve read about specialty drugs. But what makes them special? Are they covered by all health insurance plans? Do you need them? Should your plan cover them? Should you be concerned? While there is no standard definition of specialty drugs (except under Medicare), specialty drugs are expensive medications often used to treat chronic illnesses such… Continue reading Health Insurance 101: Specialty Drugs