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How one drug got its $500,000 price tag (with 99 Percent Invisible)

An Arm and a Leg

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How one drug got its $500,000 price tag (with 99 Percent Invisible)

An Arm and a Leg

A podcast. Because we need to talk about the cost of health care

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An Arm and a Leg

The answer involves a suburban housewife, a 1970s TV star, and a Las Vegas maker of popcorn and nacho cheese sauce. Also: Wall Street. Produced with our friends at 99 Percent Invisible. Many thanks to Abbey Meyers, Joshua Schein, and Nora Guthrie. Find Us Online Website: https://armandalegshow.com Twitter: http://twitter.com/armandalegshow Instagram: http://instagram.com/armandalegshow Facebook: http://facebook.com/armandalegshow About Us … Continue reading "How one drug got its $500,000 price tag (with 99 Percent Invisible)"

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A podcast about the cost of health care, coming November 2018
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