The stress of the cost of my treatment has impacted my life in ways that I could never imagine.
As Lily gets older, and I can’t take care of her, why does her health and frankly her life have to be put on the line just so pharma can turn massive profits?
We must find a balance between innovation and affordability, and patients like me can’t wait any longer for change.
Without expensive biologic medications, my spine could fuse and leave me unable to walk by the time I’m out of school.
I could have died. I slipped into a diabetic coma just as my mother arrived to advocate for me.
Instead of enjoying my retirement and focusing on my health, I carry around the overwhelming burden of Imbruvica’s price.