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Proof Obamacare should have been universal healthcare

Headline from Bloomberg:

Obamacare Is Barely Denting Corporate Profits


The Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act — otherwise known as Obamacare — is putting such a small dent in the profits of U.S.

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D. Politics

Universal health care through the lens of national history, identity.

The Lancet-The Trap of History

Every country has its own story, its own fears and dark shadows. One of the biggest unacknowledged challenges facing global health is adapting evidence to these national stories, resolving a persistent and troubling discrepancy between knowledge, history, and identity.

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Health Care Policy

Addendum to post from 2/12/15


I made an error of fact in the posting from February 12 (re-posted today), when I stated that there was a way to cure Hepatitis B. 262 more words


The corruption of our healthcare system is completely visible yet no one does shit

4 headlines from Business Insider:

These Are The Drugs Doctors Get Paid The Most To Promote

Drugs Based On Bad Research Will Stay On The Market…

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D. Politics

Healthcare, Politics, and General Survival

Unless you possess a significant mental illness, virtually everyone wants to remain healthy for as long as humanly possible. Personal behaviors may negatively impact our health, but usually we are aware of our bad habits and hope to eventually change. 347 more words

"Bait And Switch": Introducing Obamcare Lite; What The New GOP Health Reform 'Alternative' Really Tells Us

Plainly wounded by the Plum Line’s mockery, some congressional Republicans have finally unveiled a plan to replace the Affordable Care Act with their own health care reform. 1,315 more words


The moral imperative for health care reform, revealed in a handful of statistics

At the January 27 meeting of the House Ways and Means Committee, Sara Teachout of the Joint Fiscal Office distributed three fairly simple charts that tell the story of our unfair state income tax system in bold relief. 598 more words

Health Care Reform