Monthly Archives: May 2014

Telemedicine breaks through on ABC News

One of the interesting things I’ve been able to watch since I wrote my book The Self-Pay Patient: Affordable Healthcare Choices in the Age of Obamacare and launched this blog has been growing interest by the media in alternatives to … Continue reading

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How to safely buy prescription drugs online

Last week I shared my thoughts on why self-pay patients shouldn’t be buying prescription drugs from overseas. I thought I’d follow up with a related and somewhat overlapping topic, buying prescription drugs online. As with just about any other product, … Continue reading

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Should self-pay patients import medicine from other countries?

A few weeks ago I received an e-mail from a reader asking me what my thoughts are on patients who import their prescription medicines from other countries. I gave a brief reply to him, but thought it was a topic … Continue reading

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