Marshall’s Recent Stories
Health Jul 17Why health insurers track when you buy plus-size clothes or binge-watch TV
With little public scrutiny, the health insurance industry has joined forces with data brokers to vacuum up personal details about hundreds of millions of Americans. Then they feed this information into complicated computer algorithms that spit out predictions about how…
Health Oct 19Drug companies know their eyedrops are wasteful. And you foot the bill
Last year, drug companies brought in about $3.4 billion in the U.S. alone on drops for dry eyes and glaucoma drops.
Health Jul 20Is it safe to take expired medications?
Hospitals and pharmacies are required to toss expired drugs, no matter how expensive or vital. Meanwhile the FDA has long known that many remain safe and potent for years longer.