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Vaccine Costs

The High Cost of Vaccines

Ruth Macklin | Posted 09.15.2014 | Politics
Ruth Macklin

What -- if anything -- can be done about a situation that forces patients to choose between two undesirable options: risk succumbing to a preventable illness or pay the exorbitant amounts the companies are charging?

A First In Transparency On Lifesaving Vaccine Costs

AP | By LINDA A. JOHNSON | Posted 07.28.2011 | Impact

-- UNICEF is for the first time publicizing what drugmakers charge it for vaccines, as the world's biggest buyer of lifesaving immunizations aims to ...

High Vaccine Costs Prevent Some Doctors From Offering Shots

Sep. 8, 2009 | Parija B. Kavilanz, CNNMoney.Com Senior Writer | Posted 05.25.2011 | Business

NEW YORK ( -- Parents who bring their kids to Dr. G. Andrew McIntosh for the chicken pox vaccine are out of luck. The family physician...