Concerns Over Future of Health Care Highlight AJPB Week in Review

Top news of the week from The American Journal of Pharmacy Benefits.

5. Environmental Interventions Cost-Effective for Asthma

In comparing environmental intervention costs with those of health care utilization, costs are reduced further with environmental intervention.

http://www.ajpb.com/news/environmental-interventions-costeffective-for-asthma

4. FDA Issues Warning Over Fraudulent Influenza Drugs

The FDA advises patients to be cautious when purchasing influenza drugs online.

http://www.ajpb.com/news/fda-issues-warning-over-fraudulent-influenza-drugs

3. Type 2 Diabetes Guidelines Loosened

Clinicians should personalize patient's goals for blood sugar control in type 2 diabetes.

http://www.ajpb.com/news/type-2-diabetes-guidelines-loosened

2. Americans Concerned About Future of Health Insurance

Only 9% of those with employer coverage are not confident about the future of their health insurance.

http://www.ajpb.com/news/americans-concerned-about-future-of-health-insurance

1. House Democrats Seek to Bolster Affordable Care Act

Newly-proposed legislation would block the expansion of association health plans.

http://www.ajpb.com/news/house-democrats-seek-to-bolster-affordable-care-act