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.

You can follow him on Twitter at @dmgorenstein.

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Features by Dan Gorenstein

Computer screen displays website for Healthcare.gov.

Do workplace wellness programs work?

Worker wellness is a $6 billion industry, but there's little evidence it improves health or saves money.
Posted In: wellness programs, companies, incentives, Health
Pharmacist Jeanie Kim, left, consults with a customer at a Walgreens pharmacy in Wheeling, Illinois.

Some very expensive drugs may soon get a lot cheaper

Panel recommends that FDA approve "biosimilar" drugs, a type of generic.
Posted In: biologics, FDA, traditional drugs, affordable medication

Health care cost increases slow, but so have wages

A bigger share of Americans' household budgets goes to health care costs.
Posted In: healthcare, premium, wage growth
A health-care reform specialist helps people select insurance plans at an Affordable Care Act Enrollment Fair at California's Pasadena City College in 2013.

What health care in 2015 will look like

Health care in the New Year may be more convenient but cost more.
Posted In: health care, ACA, 2015

Wealth gap in U.S. widens among races

One big reason for the growing divide: The disparity in asset wealth.
Posted In: recession, race, wealth, pew research center, The Fed, Housing

The shocking cost of wasted prescription pills

Nursing facilities destroy millions of extra medications. But technology could help them recycle the drugs.
Posted In: pills, medication, pharmaceuticals

Going on a therapeutic shopping spree

Historically, flexible spending accounts had to be emptied by year's end. But you can roll over $500 to next year.
Posted In: health care, eyeglasses
Peter G. Peterson, co-founder of the Blackstone Group LP at the Peter G. Peterson Foundation 2011 Fiscal Summit.

Solution to rising healthcare costs could be simple

The Peterson Center on Healthcare – which is launching today – thinks so.
Posted In: healthcare, healthcare spending, lowering cost

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