Dan Gorenstein is the senior reporter for Marketplace’s Health Desk, covering the business of healthcare.

Prior to Marketplace, Dan spent more than 11 years at New Hampshire Public Radio. He got his start in journalism at the Chicago Reporter, an investigative journal that examines race and class disparities in the Chicago area. He’s won numerous national and local awards, including the Society of Professional Journalist Sigma Delta Chi investigative reporting award.


Features by Dan Gorenstein

Walmart's second quarter results show lowered profits.

Wal-Mart's bottom line hurt by "shrinkage"

The company is fighting back against the problem of lost, spoiled and stolen inventory.
Posted In: Walmart, profits, inventory

The connection between the market and FDA

The agency is expected to rule Tuesday on what’s come to be called Viagra for women.
Posted In: viagra, FDA, medication
Emirates' new flight route will be the longest in the world.

The challenges ahead for Emirates Airlines

Emirates is the new titleholder for the world’s longest airline route.
Posted In: drones, Emirates, Airlines
Blue Bell ice cream is coming back after a liseteria oubreak.

Blue Bell gets ready to dish out its ice cream again

Will consumers forgive the Texas company after a devastating listeria outbreak?
Posted In: ice cream, Blue Bell, outbreak

Early results suggest an effective Ebola vaccine

The treatment provided total protection to people in close contact with patients.
Posted In: Ebola vaccine, Ebola, vaccine

Facebook earnings have Wall Street optimistic

Analysts and investors 'Like' the platform's high margins.
Posted In: Facebook, facebook ads, facebook money

Healthcare expenditures are picking up again

Some analysts see a 'fundamental shift' in the system.
Posted In: health care costs, health care, medicaid
The Covered California website is displayed during a healthcare enrollment fair in San Francisco, California.

California leads in lowering health insurance premiums

The state has kept prices low by negotiating with insurers and limiting options.
Posted In: Affordable Care Act, Obamacare, covered california, health insurance
The logo of Israel's drug maker Teva Pharmaceutical Industries at the Teva Pharma France headquarters

Teva agrees to buy Allergan for $40 billion

If approved, the deal places Teva amongst the largest drug companies on the planet.
Posted In: allergen, teva, drugs
 An exterior view of an Anthem Health Insurance facility on February 5, 2015 in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Will health insurance mergers help or hurt consumers?

Industry giants Anthem and Cigna are closing in on a $48 billion deal.
Posted In: Anthem, Cigna, health insurance


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