Patients suffer amid skyrocketing prescription drug prices in US

Amid the high cost of healthcare in the US, Al Jazeera meets a family struggling to pay for lifesaving medicines.

    Prescription drug prices in the United States are the highest in the world. And members of the US Congress are under increasing pressure to lower the costs.

    Al Jazeera's Kristen Saloomey reports from New York, where she spoke to one family struggling to pay for lifesaving medication.


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