Health & Medicine


AARP Applauds the House for Passing the Elijah E. Cummings Lower Drug Costs Now Act

AARP Executive Vice President and Chief Advocacy and Engagement Officer Nancy LeaMond released the following statement on the December 12 ...

Patients Needed More Information on Cancer Treatment Side Effects

For each major type of cancer treatment (radiation therapy, chemotherapy, surgery), approximately one-third of patients experienced treatment-related side effects that ...

Drug Prices Increase More Than Twice as Fast as Inflation

Retail prices for 267 brand-name drugs commonly used by older adults surged by an average of 5.8 percent in 2018, ...