Access to treatment for multiple sclerosis must be based on science, not hope
- Equine Opportunity? Sepkowitz, Kent // Newsweek;5/14/2012, Vol. 159 Issue 20, p12
The article discusses the cost of available treatments, therapies, and medication for the chronic neurologic disease multiple sclerosis.
- MS drug costs -- no relief in sight. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;10/13/2012, Issue 664, p9
The article discusses research on the cost of multiple sclerosis drugs which is expected to increase by 50,000 dollars by 2016, referencing a study conducted by Prime Therapeutics published in the October 4, 2012 issue of "Media Release."
- Cost-effectiveness modeling in MS: credibility questioned. // PharmacoEconomics & Outcomes News;Aug2015, Vol. 735 Issue 1, p10
The article reviews the report "Cost-Effectiveness Modeling in Multiple Sclerosis: Playing Around with Non-Healthcare Costs?" by L. Garattini et al., published in the August 21, 2015 issue of "PharmacoEconomics," which discusses economic evaluations of treatment for multiple sclerosis (MS).
- Students rally for health care, not warfare. // Nation's Health;May2003, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p18
Reports on a rally held by students to improve health care in Washington, D.C. Theme of the rally; Objectives of students who participated in the rally.
- Health care protest in NYC marks ACT UP 20th anniversary. // Empty Closet;May2007, Issue 401, pA3
The article reports on a health care protest in New York City, New York on March 29, 2007. The protest, which demanded health care for all, single-payer national health insurance and drug price controls, marked the 20th anniversary of ACT UP. The protesters brought out body bags and several...
- Let my voice be heard! // Free Press (Buda, TX);8/12/2009, Vol. 106 Issue 19, p4A
In this article the author discusses the break out of protests every time a member of Congress holds a town meeting about the health care bills in Texas.
- Community rallies against Harlem Hospital layoffs. Allen, Zita // New York Amsterdam News;11/27/2003, Vol. 94 Issue 48, p5
Layoffs and staff reductions at Harlem Hospital, New York are endangering the community's access to quality patient health care, say physicians at the city's largest public health care facility in central Harlem. Harlem Hospital doctors, nurses, their allies from other health care facilities and...
- Patients storm PCT board meeting to stop polyclinic. // GP: General Practitioner;12/5/2008, p11
The article reports on the demonstration of 50 patients at a board meeting of Primary Care Trusts to protest plans to convert a practice in Haringey, London, England into a general practice-led health centre. The meeting was scrapped and moved to a different venue when protesters carrying...
- Liberation therapy risks. Monette, Michael // CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;6/12/2012, Vol. 184 Issue 9, pE484
The article focuses on the issue raised by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration regarding the use of balloon venoplasty as a treatment for multiple sclerosis.