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Aetna CEO destroys Obamacare in interview

The Affordable Care Act—also known as Obamacare—is “not an affordable product” for many people and it does not fix the underlying problems causing high health-care costs, Aetna Chairman and CEO Mark Bertolini told CNBC on Wednesday. 33 more words

Saving Healthcare

People, Not Just Institutions, Can Be Hubs of Innovation

By Jennifer J. Salopek

Kieran Murphy, MD, is an interventional radiologist at the University of Toronto who holds 62 patents; the devices he invented or improved are used more than 62,000 times per year. 470 more words

Medical Education

Universal Health Coverage: Not a Bad Thing

One of the biggest issues I have with the whole “socialized medicine” debate is people are getting pissed off about things like religious or personal “rights”, arguing over whether they should be forced to do something or contribute toward others. 370 more words

Honduran Healthcare— Is there Hope?

It might not seem so horrible at the first look. A big blue run down hospital from the outside— and an outdated medical center inside. This is the public healthcare system and largest hospital in Tegucigalpa, Honduras. 944 more words

Honduras

Horrors of Socialized Healthcare – Senior Citizens Denied Care Left to Die!

Comment by Jim Campbell, Citizen Journalist, Oath Keeper and Patriot.

This article represents why the progressives in this country must have a stake driven through their hearts and bury them for the next 40-50 years. 545 more words

Conservative Blog Network

White House review of VA finds "corrosive culture" to blame for poor patient care

The Wall Street Journal reports.

Excerpt:

A White House review of the VA health system points to a culture that has degraded the timely delivery of care and requires a restructuring to improve transparency and accountability.

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News

Body image and our American work ethic

Well, I heard it again. On a slow news day, I’ll see the whole ‘body image’ subject in the news. Heard it again this morning, some news blip about dolls or models. 690 more words

Social Issues