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Medicare drugs

Public Backs Medicare Rx Price Negotiation After Hearing Both Sides’ Views

As Congress debates cutting prescription drug costs, a poll released Tuesday found the vast majority of adults support letting the federal government negotiate drug prices for Medicare beneficiaries and those in private health insurance plans.

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V-Safe

V-Safe: Everyday People Help CDC Track Covid Vaccine Safety With Phones

Of the 203 million people who have received at least one dose of a covid-19 vaccine, more than 9 million have enrolled in a program to share information about their health since getting the shot.

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Canada, Canadian,

Trump’s Plan To Import Cheaper Drugs From Canada Faces Hurdles

The federal government proposed allowing states to import drugs from Canada. Officials said it can be done safely and save significant money.

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Soon the government check won’t be in the mail

Officials have settled on the dates when millions of people will no longer be able to get their Social Security and other benefit checks by mail.

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