PREPARED PATIENT BLOG

Patients and experts explore what it takes to find good health care and make the most of it.

David Harlow is Principal of The Harlow Group LLC, a health care law and consulting firm based near Boston, MA, and serves as the Chair of the Society for Participatory Medicine’s Public Policy Committee.  His twenty years’ experience in the public and private sectors affords him a unique perspective on legal, policy and business issues facing the health care community. He blogs at HealthBlawg and you can follow him on Twitter @healthblawg.


Why Do People Stop Taking Their Cancer Meds?

David Harlow | May 19, 2011
David Harlow highlights recent research that finds that people stopped taking their cancer medications due to high costs and a burden from taking a number of prescription drugs broadening the picture of poor medication adherence.