This week the world welcomed a royal baby! However, unless your name is Archie Harrison Mountbatten-Windsor, you’ll probably still have to worry about the high cost of prescription drugs.

Welcome to the week in review in prescription drug pricing!

1. “It’ll be a big fight”

2. Sky high in July

3. Reference this

4. Patently absurd

5. Robber barons would blush

We would be remiss if we did not note the passing of one of the deans of health journalism, The New York Times’ Robert Pear. We will miss his kind spirit, tenacious reporting, and brilliant mind.
Robert, Thank You.