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  • Drug makers accused of conspiring to hike insulin prices

    Between 2002 and 2013, the price of insulin more than tripled, and one doctor says "patients are begging for samples"

  • Bernie Sanders on "skyrocketing" price of insulin

    Between 2002 and 2013, the price of insulin more than tripled, to more than $700 per patient. A federal lawsuit accuses three insulin manufacturers -- Eli Lilly, Novo Nordisk and Sanofi -- of conspiring to raise their prices. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders is calling for a federal investigation, alleging collusion among the companies. The drug makers deny the allegations.

  • Testosterone gel study finds no memory benefit

    Testosterone treatment did not improve older men's memory or mental function, according to a new study

  • Testosterone therapy poses risks, studies find

    A series of new studies on testosterone therapy for older men finds some serious risks and few benefits. The latest research in trials looked at the impact of hormone replacement on the heart, bone density, brain function and anemia. Dr. David Agus joins "CBS This Morning" from Los Angeles to discuss the findings.

  • Study sees U.S. life expectancy falling further behind

    Despite modest gains in life expectancy, the United States will continue to lag behind other developed countries in years ahead, new research predicts

  • Drug makers accused of insulin price hike collusion

    Some diabetes patients are begging doctors for free samples of life-saving insulin because of costs. Between 2002 and 2013, the price of insulin more than tripled, to more than $700 per patient. A federal lawsuit accuses three insulin manufacturers - Eli Lilly, Novo Nordisk and Sanofi - of conspiring to raise their prices. Anna Werner reports.

  • Judge blocks Texas efforts to cut off Planned Parenthood from Medicaid

    Although this ruling is a victory for Planned Parenthood, the bigger question remains over whether President Donald Trump will federally defund the organization

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