CVS, Walmart Reach Agreement on Pharmacy Contract After Impasse

CVS Health Corp and Walmart Inc said on Friday the world’s largest retailer would remain part of CVS’s network for commercial and Medicaid pharmacy customers, breaking a contract impasse CVS disclosed earlier this week. Financial terms of the new contract were not disclosed. On Tuesday, CVS said the companies had failed to agree on pricing and …

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Damning court docs show just how far Sacklers went to push OxyContin

With the opioid epidemic raging, you may at this point be familiar with Purdue Pharma. It makes the powerful painkiller OxyContin and has been widely blamed for igniting the current crisis. After debuting OxyContin in 1996, Purdue raked in billions using aggressive and deceptive sales tactics, including ratcheting up dosages …

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‘We are here for all of us’: Despite negativity surrounding the Women’s March 2019, thousands rallied for unity in DC

Myelle Lansat/INSIDER Thousands of people marched in the third Women’s March in Washington, DC, despite controversy surrounding the original founders of the movement. Recently, co-chair Tamika Mallory recently came under fire for her relationship with Louis Farrakhan, the Nation of Islam leader, and his anti-Semitic stance, causing a division among …

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