Benefits and drawbacks of mail-order pharmacies

TribLIVE’s Daily and Weekly email newsletters deliver the news you would like and given information you will need, straight to your inbox. CVS does it. Walgreens does it. Now Amazon is getting into in the work. They’re all dispensing medications by mail. With almost 3 in 5 adults that are american at minimum one prescription medication, it’s likely that your quality of life insurer has...
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See one woman’s complicated, expensive journey up to a Canadian strip shopping mall pharmacy — all for cheaper insulin

Photos and extra reporting by Monique Jaques for STAT Emma Kleck changes her Dexcom transmitter in a Vancouver park, the early morning after planing a trip to Canada to shop for insulin. She hacks these devices to save lots of cash, but this hack did not work. J ust after Emma Kleck switched 26, she started finding out about flights to Canada. Kleck, who may have kind 1 diabetes, knew she’d be...
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