Healthier is wealthier: “We find that the intervention [to prevent heart disease] significantly increased earnings by 3 percent and family income by 4 percent with no concurrent effect on labor force participation.”
Can Public Choice explain why health care has been relatively unaffected by inflation? Speculative.
Your health data might be for sale.
After learning that McKinsey urged Purdue to “turbocharge” sales of OxyContin (widely blamed for the opioid crisis), we now learn that it has been urging Endo to aggressively market a painkiller that is twice as potent.
NY Health Department advises users to consume fentanyl “safely.”