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One prescription drug headache averted for city workers as another lingers – Buffalo News

Despite a warning letter from the city, Buffalo workers and retirees will not see any changes to their over-the-counter prescription drug coverage, after all. But the effort to reverse another change that limits the quantity of prescribed medications is still being worked on. When the Human Resources Department discovered that some plan members were using their… Read More »

Drug that restricts overactive immune systems could help treat lupus

By Ruby Prosser Scully Interferon (pictured in bottles) is involved in regulating the body’s immune systemiStock/Getty Images A drug that stops the body’s overactive immune system could be key to treating lupus. This would be only the second new drug for the autoimmune condition in 60 years. Around 5 million people around the world are… Read More »