Insulin prices are coming down, but only some New Yorkers with diabetes are benefiting

Insulin prices are coming down, but only some New Yorkers with diabetes are benefiting

After years of political pressure, insulin prices are finally starting to come down, and as a result, some New Yorkers are paying less at the pharmacy. Federal lawmakers and major insulin manufacturers have recently taken steps to keep patient costs down. A federal price cap on insulin for seniors on Medicare went into effect in … Read more

Measuring inflation can be complicated and bizarre. Here are 3 examples

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The consumer price index is a key measure of inflation. The CPI measures how quickly prices change in specific categories of consumer goods and services. Categories like housing, health insurance, and technology have idiosyncrasies that make inflation difficult to measure. Their inflation data may not reflect reality for consumers. Richard Newstead | Moment | Getty … Read more