News & Updates

Responses to Listener Survey!

You’re helping us shape Season 3: Here’s some of what we’re learning About 500 of you responded to our listener survey, and you are amazing. I mean, to start with: you are SO NICE. Here’s a small selection of things you’re saying you get from the show: My sense of hopeful outrage I guess Because […]

Episodes of An Arm and a Leg

Season 1: Fall/winter 2018 Episode 1: This is Water, and it sucks. Let’s talk. The cost of health care is like water. We’re all surrounded by it. We don’t even see it anymore. And why am I making this show? Episode 2: All the Marbles: One woman’s epic quest for health insurance Laura Derrick takes a drug […]

Coming next week: The price of insulin

As we started working on season two of this podcast, there was one topic that seemed like we just had to look at: insulin. … and I wondered:  There are stories about insulin prices everywhere.  Would we really have something to add? Something that wasn’t just more of the same? (Enraging, terrifying, depressing.) Turns out: […]

We’re back! Check out the Season 2 trailer (and our amazing new friends)

The new season launches June 4! I’m so excited to share the trailer with you.  This season is full of stories from listeners — and every single one of them opens up vital, maddening questions about the cost of health care… which I get to run down. In fact, we spend about half the season […]

We’re back! Here’s a taste of Season 2, launching June 4.

Hey there! We’ve been working hard on season 2. We hope you enjoy this preview — there’s so much good (and frightening) stuff ahead.

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