Marathon Rotary Club

Wednesday, 12:15pm Meeting at the Marathon Yacht Club


The Associated Press/BusinessWeek report.

The Congressional Budget Office report ‘says an additional $14 billion is expected as first-time generics enter the market through 2012. Medicare Part D is definitely Medicare’s prescription drug system’ . McKnight’s Long Term Care News: ‘Trade lobbying group Pharmaceutical Care Management Association, which represents the interests of pharmacy benefits managers, was quick to trumpet the report’s results.’ According to a statement from the group’s president and CEO, Mark Merritt, ‘Policymakers can boost savings for seniors and Medicare by leveraging additional generic opportunities and rejecting special protections partly D that insulate drugmakers from competition’ .Malika of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, struggled with her analysis of gestational diabetes throughout two of her pregnancies, including multiple hospitalizations. She later was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes. She wants to prevent diabetes so that others like her need not struggle with handling the condition or worry about the long term health of their own children, like she right now does about her kids. Frank of Rockland, Massachusetts, was identified as having type 2 diabetes this past year; by the time he was diagnosed his fasting blood glucose experienced reached 350 mg/dl and his A1C was a lot more than 12 percent. With support of his healthcare specialists and his wife, he lost weight, lowered his fasting glucose and A1C right into a safe range, bought a Harley Davidson and is definitely loving lifestyle.