When a pharmacy fills a prescription, it records the drug, dosage, prescribing physician, age and gender of the patient. The pharmacy sells this information to “data miners” who compile reports about the physician’s prescription habits. The data miners then sell their research to pharmaceutical companies, who use the data for target marketing to doctors most likely to… Continue Reading
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