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Life Saving Drug Shortages

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Life Saving Drug Shortages & Epidemic of Avoidable Deaths There's a shortage on life-saving cancer drugs that is getting dangerous for cancer patients in the United States. The shortage is frustrating to patients and their families, as well as to the healthcare providers who work to help these patients. Dr. Derek Raghavan from Levine Cancer Center has been vocal about the problem of drug shortages in the US. He joins to talk about why the shortages are happening and what he hopes will happen to ensure that life-saving drugs are available to everyone who needs them. Guest Dr. Derek Raghavan - President of the Levine Cancer Institute, Carolinas Healthcare System Add and read comments