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Biden Seeks $82 Billion for Pandemic Preparedness

Biden Seeks $82 Billion for Pandemic Preparedness

March 29, 2022President Joe Biden’s 2023 federal budget proposal, released Monday, calls for nearly $82 billion for the Department of Health and Human Services over five years to prepare for future pandemics.The proposal includes funds for a new biomedical research agency, along with disease forecasting tools, long-COVID research, vaccination programs, and mental health services for the…

Trending Medical and health breaking news Pfizer seeks conditional EU authorization for COVID-19 pill

Trending Medical and well being breaking information Pfizer seeks conditional EU authorization for COVID-19 tablet

Credit: Pixabay/CC0 Public Domain The European drug regulator said Monday it has started evaluating an application by Pfizer for its pill to treat the effects of COVID-19. The announcement comes as countries in much of the 27-nation bloc are reporting soaring numbers of infections as the highly transmissible omicron variant sweeps across the continent. The…

Trending Medical and health breaking news Medicare Seeks to Cut Drug Costs for People in Part D Plans

Trending Medical and well being breaking information Medicare Seeks to Lower Drug Prices for Individuals in Half D Plans

Jan. 7, 2022 — The Biden administration said this week it intends to challenge insurance companies to deliver better service to people enrolled in Medicare, including applying discounts on drugs covered by Part D more directly to their pharmacy costs.The Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) on Thursday unveiled a 360-page proposed rule that…