Meet Drug Price Fighting Hero Ann Neilson

December 11, 2018 Blog

Besides her work stateside, Ann has flown to Washington, DC twice with Patients for Affordable Drugs to share her story with her federal legislators and demand a decrease in prescription drug prices.

Savanna’s Story

November 26, 2018 Blog

Maintaining access to the same level of coverage is vital for me, and it’s hard to deal with the fear of losing that coverage when I know drug corporations could simply lower the list price of their drugs and I wouldn’t have to live in fear.

Meet Drug Price Fighting Hero Elizabeth Rowley

November 15, 2018 Blog

Elizabeth Rowley has channeled her experiences as a person living with Type 1 diabetes into global activism for her community, founding the nonprofit T1International to help assure patients have access to life-sustaining insulin, supplies and medical care.

Meet Drug Price Fighting Hero Yvanna Cancela

November 15, 2018 Blog

Yvanna Cancela is a state senator from Nevada and the lead sponsor of a first-in-the-nation insulin pricing transparency law to hold drugmakers and pharmacy benefit managers accountable for never-ending price spikes that hurt patients.

Price Fighting Hero: Rebecca Hall

October 8, 2018 Blog

Rebecca Hall lives with stage 4 metastatic breast cancer, a progressively disabling cancer. At 29 years old, Hall’s goals to advance her career and grow old with her husband evaporated when she received the results of a cancer scan.

Price Fighting Hero: Victoria Stuessel

August 30, 2018 Blog

Victoria Stuessel is 34- year-old wife and mother living with multiple sclerosis, a degenerative and progressively disabling disease of the Central Nervous System. Victoria is this month’s Price Fighting Hero for being a fierce patient advocate and an inspiration.


Patients For Affordable Drugs is the only independent national patient organization focused exclusively on achieving policy changes to lower the price of prescription drugs.