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Canceling Obamacare is more hellish than signing up...

If you thought signing up for Obamacare was bad, try canceling. Here is the official position of Obamacare on trying to cancel your Obamacare insurance… 485 more words

Socialism

NephMadness: An Experiment in #MedEd and #HCSM

By Joel Topf, MD

Social media is proliferating. More and more of our real-life experiences are being enhanced by social apps. We tweet about sports and entertainment; Instagram our meals; and announce our relationships, births, and deaths on Facebook. 1,058 more words

Medical Education

Poll: Obamacare Disapproval Highest in Months

Despite the wonderful rhetoric-glittered speech President Obama gave saying he met his signup goal for March, Obamacare is still widely unfavorable among the majority of American voters. 257 more words

The One About Social Medicine

Being sick sucks.

There is no other way to say it. It is unfun on a number of levels. Make it a stomach bug, you add a whole extra layer of fun. 272 more words

Miscellany

Clear and Present Dangers . . . Florence Nightingale

“Apprehension, uncertainty, waiting, expectation, fear of surprise, do a patient more harm than any exertion.”

~Florence Nightingale

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Clear And Present Dangers

Turn Your Head And Cough

Socialized medicine seems like a pretty good idea to me and I cannot really understand why so many people are opposed to it. I recently finished a Lionel Shriver book entitled, “So Much For That”. 691 more words

Social Commentary

U.S. and CANADA: Dr. Danielle Martin explains the virtues of our single-payer system before a U.S. Senate subcommittee.

Dr. Danielle Martin explains the virtues of our single-payer system before a U.S. Senate subcommittee.

By: Theresa Boyle Health, Published on Thu Mar 13 2014… 592 more words

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