Biologics

Shedding the IBS Stigma

April 24, 2020

I’ve never forgotten the story. It came from a man in a focus group I once conducted on irritable bowel syndrome.

Making Biosimilars Work

November 25, 2019

Nearly 10 years ago, Congress created a pathway for lower-cost versions of breakthrough biologic drugs.

Asthma Patients’ Corticosteroid Conundrum

August 29, 2019

For someone with a flare-up of asthma symptoms, a short course of oral corticosteroids like prednisone can be a welcome relief. But when these potent medications become a regular remedy, asthma patients may have a problem.

Medicare Part D Drug Coverage

June 3, 2019

Millions of Americans, including those with cancer and other life-threatening diseases, depend on Medicare for their medications. It’s an increasingly…