Sophie Puleston

Not-For-Profit Develops $300 Cure For Hepatitis C, $83,700 Cheaper Than Corporate Greed’s Alternative 1

A not-for-profit organization has developed a cure for Hepatitis C that costs $300, which is $83,700 cheaper than the current market alternative Harvoni. This new treatment has been shown to be equally as effective as the $84,000 per treatment model used in the U.S., with cure rates of 96-97% for […]

Employment Agencies Force Sri Lankan Women Migrating To The Middle East For Domestic Work To Take Contraceptives

Sri Lankan women migrating to the Middle East and Gulf states in search of domestic work are being ordered to take contraceptives by recruitment agencies. This provides employers with a “three-month guarantee” that maids will not fall pregnant and is enforced by recruiters, who would otherwise have to pay for […]