Wellness Wednesday: Drug Prices, CRISPR Cancer Treatment and Bone Density Guidelines
A new study by the consumer website GoodRx has found that the cost for prescriptions can vary videly, even in the same state.
Cleveland pharmacy prices were 2.5 percent above the national average while Columbus prices were nearly 22 percent below the average.
Today on Wellness Wednesday, how and why drugs are priced differently in different cities and states.
Also, the growing science of gene editing, and who should check their bone density numbers -- and when.
- Thomas Goetz, chief of research, GoodRx
- Khalid Shah, MS, PhD, vice chair of research, director at Brigham and Women's Hospital, Center for Stem Cell Therapeutics and Imaging, Harvard Medical School
- Dr. Jane Cauley, distinguished professor of Epidemiology