Editorial pages focus on these health care issues and others. Stat: Deaths Of Despair Can Be Prevented With A Comprehensive Strategy Overall, more than 150,000 Americans — the most ever — died from alcohol and drug-induced fatalities and suicide in 2017. That’s more than twice as many as in 1999, according to a new analysis… Read More »
California Attorney General Xavier Becerra announced Monday that the state filed a lawsuit against the administration of President Donald Trump over its new rule that restricts access to abortions and other reproductive health services.
The Trump administration announced Thursday new proposals that would ban what it calls “backdoor rebates,” as it seeks to lower drug costs for consumers at the pharmacy counter, a move that could impact the way insurers negotiate discounts on pharmaceuticals from manufacturers.