ONCOLOGY DRUG SHORTAGES WORSENING!

 

What would you do if your oncologist informed you that your child's life saving medications were no longer available?

According to Oncology Times (OT), August 10, 2011, Volume 33, No. 15: The Oncology Drug Shortages will threaten patient treatment. Consider your reaction if you were told that your child's life saving chemotherapy drugs were no longer available. Well, it could happen. Could this be a by-product of capitalism? Yes, says OT. What is being done? Bills are being proposed both in the Senate and House. The Senate Bill is being proposed by Sen. Amy Klobuchar (D-Minn) and Sen. Robert P. Casey (D-Pa). The House Bill is being introduced Rep. Diana DeGette (D-Colo) and Rep. Tom Rooney (R-Fla). Please click on the link below to learn more about the very serious situation. After you have read the article contact your senator and congressman!

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