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HHS' 2018 Greatest Hits: Azar Touts Record FDA Generic Approvals, Drug Pricing And Opioid Actions

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In State of the Department speech and HHS annual report, Secretary Azar trumpets historic number of approvals by FDA, and price cuts, roll backs or freezes by 'more than a dozen drug companies.'

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