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Are You Paying More For Your Medicines?

You bet you are. The Wall Street Journal reported that more than three dozen pharmaceutical firms raised the price of hundreds of drugs by an average of 6.3%. Allergan, which makes the Alzheimer’s drug Namenda upped the price of more than two dozen medications by an average of 9.5% trienergeticsblog

Researchers test fitness trackers, MPs call for regulation of social media, and more UK news briefs

Researchers test the accuracy of activity trackers. A BBC Wales programme saw researchers from the Aberystwyth University test the accuracy of the Fitbit Charge 2, Letscom HR and Letsfit activity trackers this week. Results showing the number of calories burned by 12 participants while walking and running on a treadmill were compared, and Dr Rhys Thatcher,… Read More »