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Drug shortages prompt question: are some medicines too cheap?

Teunis Felter
Written by Teunis Felter

Shortages of essential drugs, mostly generic medicines whose patents have long expired, are becoming increasingly frequent globally, prompting the World Health Organization (WHO) to suggest minimum prices may be needed to keep some products on the market.

http://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-medicine-shortages-insight-idUSKCN0WY3NT

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Teunis Felter

Teunis Felter

Teunis Felter has over 20 years experience as an author, editor, and scientist. When not exploring outside, he enjoys reading history, researching genealogy, and civilly discussing politics.