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The EpiPen scandal, another problem when capitalism meets healthcare and a monopoly exists.

The EpiPen scandal, another problem when capitalism meets healthcare and a monopoly exists. By now, you are probably more than familiar with the EpiPen, a device owned and distributed by Mylan, who has continually raised the price of this lifesaving device repeatedly since 2007.   Before, this, we heard about another drug company buying a brand and then jacking up the price to ridiculous levels. As a consumer, we are appalled, but without any true competition, and without any sort of price controls, other than the social media, and its ability to embarrass a CEO who themselves have raised their pay Read More »