The Hill: Should access to life-saving medicines be determined by economic evaluations?


Time is the most precious commodity all of us have. Time is also the first thing we lose when chronic illness comes into our lives. I am living with cystic fibrosis (CF). For me, my life has long revolved around a rigorous daily treatment routine, recurring trips to medical centers and operating rooms, incessant negotiations with insurance providers, days spent too sick to climb the stairs, precious hours tending to my feeding tube and time…