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Costs and Insurance

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Multiple Sclerosis is an expensive disease. The costs of living with a chronic disease are high with medication, co-payments, and multiple types of treatment. The cost of MS medications increased by 25% in 2010. Patients should first seek generic drugs, which are less expensive than brand name drugs. Relapses can bring additional, unexpected medical costs.

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  Copay assistance programs can be blessings for patients who cannot afford to pay for prescribed medications despite insurance coverage. Frequently, drug manufacturers are able to provide financial help directly to patients in need. To access manufacturer-sponsored programs, visit the brand website for the MS drug which you have been…

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Lisa Emrich, Health Guide, commented on Financial Assistance for Other… Thank you so much, Maria.  Looks like the MS Foundation revamped its website…

08/19/11

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Cathy, Health Guide, commented on Ann Romney, a New Public Face of MS I was reading how Ann Romney stopped taking all DMD's and now uses holistic methods…

06/18/11

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Lisa Emrich, Health Guide, answered I was wondering if anyone was aware of… Hi soupgirl,   What type of alternative care specifically?  I…

05/21/11

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Lene Andersen, Health Guide, commented on Multiple Sclerosis Patients Can Be a… Amen. Just... amen. times of change then it seems to me as if the field is…

04/13/11

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