Feds want to ease drug importation; the danger of ‘therapeutic nihilism’ in diabetes

Thursday, December 19, 2019

HHS drug importation proposals aim to address high costs

By Gregory Twachtman

Trump administration drops key health care proposal on day of impeachment vote.

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