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Pharmaceutical Industry Gouges Women with Plan B’s Absurd Price

Two days ago I found myself in the sticky situation of having to run out to my local Walgreen’s and pick up Plan B. A few aspects of the popular morning after pill have been modified in the year-plus-change since I last bought it–firstly, it’s now Plan B “One Step,” so you only have to […]

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Expensive Lady Aging Cream v. Cheap Lady Aging Cream

I risked my face for science.  Okay, that’s hyperbole.  I did an experiment comparing expensive face cream (Philosophy’s Hope in a Jar, $15.00 for 0.5 oz) to cheap face cream (Walgreen’s brand Alpha Hydroxy Face Cream, 4.0 oz for 6.99).