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Here’s How Much Amgen’s New Heart Attack-Preventing Cholesterol Drug Costs

A new study suggests that Amgen’s new cholesterol drug Repatha can be very effective in helping patients avoid heart disease. It’s also been found that the drug works very well in lowering LDL cholesterol levels, while reducing the odds of patients dying or getting hospitalized following cardiac events. However, it would also appear that the new medication is extremely expensive ...

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How Much Does Breast Cancer Treatment Cost? According To New Study Chemotherapy And Surgery Costs Vary Wildly

Breast cancer treatment costs can vary wildly in the United States claims a recently concluded study. Chemotherapy and mastectomy surgery expenses incurred while treating breast cancer aren’t standard across the country, and they keep varying wildly across medical facilities and in different regions, revealed a study by researchers at the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center. The variation puts ...

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Birdman — Everything I Touch With Wayne Costs Me Millions!!!

Birdman just got hit hard for stealing loot from some veteran songwriters … hit hard as in millions of dollars.  Lil Wayne and Cash Money sampled some obscure tracks for the songs, “You” and “Certified.” Seems Cash Money shorted the songwriters — ironically exactly what Wayne claims Birdman did to him in a separate, multi-million dollar lawsuit.  Birdman and Cash ...

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Lack Of Physical Activity Is Costing America Billions In Healthcare Costs

Physical inactivity is doing much more to amplify the obesity problem. A new global report, published in the U.K. journal the Lancet, puts the cost of physical inactivity in the United States at a whopping $ 27.8 billion. Globally, Money Magazine reports the cost as $ 67.5 billion. To gather this vital information, 142 countries were studied, allowing the Physical ...

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Jalopnik Here’s What It Really Costs to Own a $45,000 Used Aston Martin | Lifehacker Pixar Director

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MMA's Jordan Parsons — Bellator Helping Pay Funeral Costs

The Bellator MMA company says it has “plans to help cover the costs” for the funeral of Bellator fighter Jordan Parsons, who died Wednesday after being struck in a hit-and-run incident.  Parsons’ manager has said the fighter didn’t have a lot of money when he died — and with huge medical expenses and funeral costs … Bellator says it wants ...

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Why #NeverTrump Exists: To Oppose Donald Trump At All Costs

Donald Trump’s supporters are getting nervous. They are starting to realize that maybe, just maybe, they made a mistake in casting their lot with a man who, according to Gallup, is disliked by 58 percent of men and 70 percent of women. They are starting to see that a Donald Trump nomination would be a disaster–certainly costing Republicans the presidency, ...

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Jalopnik Here’s Why The Land Rover Defender Costs $70,000 Or More | Lifehacker Everything You Can Do

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Court orders Zuma to repay house costs

South Africa’s President Zuma ordered by constitutional court to repay costs of upgrading house with public money This breaking news story is being updated and more details will be published shortly. Please refresh the page for the fullest version. If you want to receive Breaking News alerts via email, or on a smartphone or tablet via the BBC News App ...

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10 Ways to Reduce Your Housing Costs in Retirement

Filed under: Retirement Getty By Emily Brandon 1. Affordable housing Housing is often your biggest retirement expense. But there are a variety of ways to cut your housing costs in retirement. Here are some ways to pay less for housing after you retire. 2. Pay off your mortgage. When you pay off your mortgage, you eliminate one of your most ...

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