healthcare

Protecting Americans

We need to get serious about protecting Americans! Congress is supposed to serve Americans, NOT the other way around. They should receive absolutely NO benefit that is not available to every other American. If you want to be called a Public Servant, then do your job! Remove health-care subsidies for Members of Congressand their families […]

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Executive Order on Abortion

What an interesting turn things have taken today regarding the debates on health care reform.  The President has offered to issue an Executive Order restricting abortion, but many Republicans are now stating “live” on TV, that Executive Orders are useless. Really? NO! Executive orders do have the full force of law AND, the courts have […]

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Polls No Longer Viable

UPDATE: Interesting tidbit of info… at the end of 2008, one in five homes did NOT have a landline telephone, and that rate had grown by over 2% the latter half of 2008. According to the CDC, this is the most recent data available by the federal government. http://www.cdc.gov/NCHS/data/nhis/earlyrelease/wireless200905.htm Who is at home with a […]

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Health Reform Facts

The health reform plan that the senate panel has approved for presentation to the full house and senate is not as bad as many people would have us believe. In fact, I think it’s the best plan so far. I am tired of so many people telling me what it’s going to do, which is […]

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Woman awarded 10.7 Million

New York City or more specifically, a hospital in Queens, neglected a woman for two hours during which time she lapsed into a coma and is now partially paralyzed. It seems she was waiting for a brain scan to check for bleeding in her brain. The lady is now 71 years old, not that it […]

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Demand action on healthcare

Do you have health insurance? Many do not. It is my opinion that a citizen of America should be able to go to a doctor and receive medical care when they are ill. I am not as concerned about any other issue facing us today, as I am about the suffering of our sick and […]

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Divided we Fail

“A house divided against itself cannot stand.” Do you know who spoke of this idea – “divided we fail” – 150 years ago today? It was Abraham Lincoln on June 16, 1858. As of today, 300 members of Congress – far more than half – have signed the Divided We Fail pledge to work together […]

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McCain blissfully ignorant on Health Care Issues

John McCain believes that the private sector can provide health care sufficiently for all Americans. Ideally, I would love for that to be true. Unfortunately, most companies are in the money making business without regard for the clients they serve. One can only conclude that John McCain is either… 1) not in touch or blissfully […]

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A Doctor Comments

Browsing throught the Wall Street Journal Health Blog today I came across a comment posted by a doctor and thought it definitely worthy of posting here. It’s time we got a glimpse into the thoughts of our doctors concerning the deterioration of affordable health care in the US. PBS found some interesting data that would […]

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