The IRE website will be unavailable while we complete routine maintenance on Friday, October 15 from 8-10 am CT.
IRE favicon


Resource ID: #19332
Subject: Medicine
Source: Boston Magazine
Date: Dec-99


Boston Magazine tells the story of Mary Linnen, a 29-year-old woman who took fen-phen for only 24 days and eventually died from complications. The story illustrates what doctors and drug companies knew about complications from fen-phen, but did nothing as they "reaped spectacular windfall."

This file is not available for digital download. IRE members may place an order by emailing

141 Neff Annex   |   Missouri School of Journalism Columbia, MO 65211   |   573-882-2042   |   |   Privacy Policy
apartmentpenciluserscalendar-fullcrossmenu linkedin facebook pinterest youtube rss twitter instagram facebook-blank rss-blank linkedin-blank pinterest youtube twitter instagram