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Suppliers blamed for drug shortages

May 29, 2019

Limpopo health facilities are experiencing a shortage of drugs for patients with arthritis – but the province’s Department of Health says its suppliers are at fault.

Tackling the high price of medicine

April 15, 2019

Profit seems to be the only logic driving medicine prices, with some African countries paying more for medicine than European countries, and US citizens paying some of the highest medicine prices in the world. There are global efforts to rein in excessive profiteering but removing the secrecy around prices is complicated.