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Healthcare Delusions and Deceptions – Exploiting the Search for Immortality

Are YOU Getting Too Much Healthcare? [ez_date] An essay in the¬†BMJ (formerly British Medical Journal) echoes much of what I…

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Is Justina Pelletier The Canary in the Healthcare Coalmine?

America's Healthcare System Does Much Worse Every Day Justina Pelletier Declared Ward Of State (Special Petition ... http://grassfire.com/2014/02/justina/ I didn't…

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Do Statins Fatten?

New Study Challenges Latest Statin Guidelines [ez_date] Statin drugs are the cholesterol-lowering darlings of contemporary medicine. So much so that…

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Are Medical Advances Always Wise?

Our Healthcare Needs More Zen, Less Spend [ez_date] This week's New England Journal of Medicine¬†(NEJM) has a couple of reports…

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Medicare Physician Payments and Medical Errors

Medicare Over-Payments & Medical Errors [ez_date] Much is being made this week of the public release of physician-specific Medicare payments.…

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Obamacare’s Unspoken Risks

Obamacare's Better Access is a Double-Edged Sword Now that the initial deadline for health insurance enrollment under Obamacare's mandated coverage…

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Can You Say No to Your Doctor?

"Thanks, Doc, But No Thanks" I've recently had opportunity to decline medications recommended to me by two different doctors. Doing…

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Beyond Obamacare

Look Beyond Obamacare for Lasting Solutions With all the political and media attention on Obamacare - especially in this final…

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Obamacare Critics Focus on the Lawn While House is Burning Down

Both Obamacare & Its Critics Miss the Big Healthcare Picture A recent column at CommDigiNews caught my attention as it…

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Why Less Healthcare May Be Better

When Too Much Healthcare Harms The choice every patient faces with our healthcare system, whether they realize it or not,…

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