All content tagged: health care

News Junkie Post - 2020-07-08 - Original post - cached version

In any scientific field, censorship sooner or later must yield to the truth, because without it there can be no scientific progress. As it happens, a June 2020 article that detailed the challenges to be met in designing an anti-COVID-19 vaccine also turned out to be a damning exposé of...

News Junkie Post - 2020-06-16 - Original post - cached version

If the English-language press had done its job, and not parroted press releases that promote vaccination as the only escape from the social isolation we’ve endured the last three months, the public would be asking many questions about the ongoing protests and their relation to the...

Counter Currents - 2020-05-23 - Original post - cached version

A lot had already been written about the high morbidity conscious Kerala society and especially what was being called in the early eighties as the ‘Kerala Paradox’. This essentially is a conceptual complex which meant that  the morbidity rate was very high in Kerala compared to the low mortality...

News Junkie Post - 2020-05-21 - Original post - cached version

As drug makers prepare to make a killing on supposed vaccines against COVID-19, it is important, particularly for those who consider vaccines to be a wise investment today, or those whose retirement savings might get invested in such vaccines without their knowledge, to reflect on the...

Counter Currents - 2020-05-17 - Original post - cached version

Dr Sandeep Pandey, Shobha Shukla and Bobby Ramakant Mahatma Gandhi’s talisman is perhaps the best guiding light to reform the public health system in the wake of coronavirus disease (COVID-19) pandemic: “I will give you a talisman. Whenever you are in doubt, or when the self becomes too much...

News Junkie Post - 2020-05-12 - Original post - cached version

Ever since the lockdown began, friends have time and again asked me the same question. How am I managing my life in the lockdown? Well, for a writer like me, mid-afternoon solitude is nothing new. Solitude has become my second nature. Moreover writing and reading are essentially solitary...

News Junkie Post - 2020-05-01 - Original post - cached version

In one of the greatest scientific understatements since Watson and Crick wrote, “it has not escaped our notice…” in their famous 1953 paper on the double-helical structure of DNA, the authors of a January 2020 paper concluded: “our findings suggest unconventional evolution of 2019-nCoV...

MintPress - 2020-04-24 - Original post - cached version

While Bernie Sanders paid a political price for uttering something positive about Cuba’s literacy program, the current pandemic has shown the whole world the heroic side of Cuba’s health care system.

I saw this heroism firsthand when I worked with Cuban doctors in poor, remote villages in...

News Junkie Post - 2020-04-11 - Original post - cached version

We are supposed to be thinking this week about the health disparities in the United States based on race and ethnicity, since the New York Times, Washington Post, National Public Radio, and even USA Today are going on about it. This is the hot topic presumably because of a recent...

News Junkie Post - 2020-03-20 - Original post - cached version

The first infection by the agent of COVID-19, variously called 2019-nCoV or SARS-CoV-2, probably happened around December 12, 2019, based on the interviews in late December with a group of new pneumonia patients in Wuhan, China. Most of the pneumonia cases turned out to be traceable,...

News Junkie Post - 2020-03-17 - Original post - cached version

Pathogenic RNA viruses began to prey in earnest on humans around the time of our industrial revolution. As the human population exploded and then increased its density by a massive effort of urbanization, it also changed land use to encroach on wildlife. Such changes continue today,...

News Junkie Post - 2020-03-16 - Original post - cached version

It was dusk. Out of a cave, black clouds of bats were coming out: thick. The fading sun skipped on their velvety wings. It was beautiful. The bats faded into darkness, on their way, on the hunt: tiny knights of nature carrying a deadly weapon about to cure humanity of its follies and...

MintPress - 2019-12-04 - Original post - cached version

Healthcare corporations are spending millions of dollars on astroturfed attack ads against Medicare for All. The Partnership for America’s Healthcare Future, for example, a coalition of hospitals and insurance companies, has spent $1 million on a television campaign against changes to the...

The Duran - 2019-11-10 - Original post - cached version

Eric Zuesse

Pete Buttigieg is by far the billionaires’ top darling amongst all of the Democratic candidates who are running for President, and his stand on healthcare is one of the major reasons for this.

Medical care in America costs...

Down With Tyranny - 2019-07-25 - Original post - cached version

A couple of weeks ago, Bernie enumerated a dozen or so prominent people who he would rather not get endorsements from. I don't think he really needed to worry about that. He was speaking about people who are likely already committed to either Status Quo Joe-- Pete when Biden self-...

Down With Tyranny - 2019-05-01 - Original post - cached version
Establishment vs Bernie by Nancy Ohanian

Judging by the polls, the roll-out for Status Quo Joe went well-- especially (and ironically) with black women. According the new poll released yesterday by Morning Consult, Biden is the top choice among all men, all women, white men, white...

Down With Tyranny - 2019-03-30 - Original post - cached version

by Noah

As we hit the end of March 2019, I think this brief Tom Tomorrow summary of lowlights of the month (minus the Mueller Report and any of its ongoing fallout) is sadly appropriate. Any one of the people depicted is, of course, deserving of special recognition as Douchebag...

Down With Tyranny - 2019-03-27 - Original post - cached version
Collusion by Nancy Ohanian

Tuesday night it leaked out that Attorney General Bill Barr and Alex Azar, Secretary of Health and Human Services both opposed Trump's decision to invalidate the Affordable Care Act, kicking over 20 million Americans off healthcare and shit-canning popular...

Down With Tyranny - 2019-03-26 - Original post - cached version
But we can't afford to expand health care

Trump is celebrating his possible victory-- we'll see what's true and what's not when the whole Mueller Report is released instead of just a GOP press release from Barr's office-- by kicking millions of poor people off healthcare. Again,...

The Duran - 2019-02-05 - Original post - cached version

U.S. President Donald Trump will enjoy the backdrop of a strong economy as he delivers his second State of the Union address.

The Duran’s Alex Christoforou and Editor-in-Chief Alexander Mercouris discuss a Trump economy where Americans working has reached a five-year high, as...

Need To Know News - 2019-01-16 - Original post - cached version

Does anyone else notice the smell of corruption in this? Isn't it obvious that the system must eventually self destruct and pull down the nation with it? Does anyone even care?

Pass Blue - 2018-12-25 - Original post - cached version

Children in South Asia and sub-Saharan Africa have the highest rates of child deaths in the world, a new Unicef report documents, yet much progress has been made globally to reduce child mortality since 1990. Here, a boy in Dhaka, Bangladesh. FRANCISCO MAGALLON

By one measure — the...

Down With Tyranny - 2018-12-23 - Original post - cached version

In short, are people in red states sick because of the Republican policies that are created by the politicians they vote for or is the fact they're sick make them vote for politicians who create those policies? A new report from the United Health Foundation ranked every state in the union, as...

Down With Tyranny - 2018-11-28 - Original post - cached version

The first 6 freshmen to sign onto the #GreenNewDeal, which is seeking to establish a new House committee to deal with Climate Change, are Alexandria Ocasio Cortez (D-NY), Rashida Tlaib (D-MI), Deb Haaland (D-NM), Ilhan Omar (D-MN), Joe Neguse (D-CO) and Ayanna Pressley (D-MA). Hey,...

Down With Tyranny - 2018-10-27 - Original post - cached version

One of the funniest moments in the election debate this cycle-- at least for me-- came when Arizona congresswoman, Martha McSally, a garden variety Trump rubber-stamp who had voted to repeal protections for pre-existing conditions several times, was cornered by a reporter asking her to square...

Down With Tyranny - 2018-10-17 - Original post - cached version
ObamaCare Repeal by Nancy Ohanian

Republican incumbents who have consistently voted to defund Medicare and Medicaid and cut back on Social Security have found those positions are unpopular. So they're lying about their votes and claiming they're the candidate who will protect, for...

Counter Currents - 2018-09-20 - Original post - cached version

Mohalla Clinics are primary health centres in the state of New Delhi in India, that offer a basic package of essential health services including medicines, diagnostics, and consultation free of cost.Mohalla in Hindi means neighborhood or community. These clinics serve as the first point of...

Down With Tyranny - 2018-08-30 - Original post - cached version

Every poll I've seen and every focus group I've watched has shown that healthcare and the economy-- as in a more equitable one-- are the top two issues Americans will have in mind when they step into the voting booths in November. (I sensed that many don't want to admit to themselves...

Down With Tyranny - 2018-08-16 - Original post - cached version
Trump rubber stamp Bruce Poliquin wants to take away Mainers' healthcare... and pretend it's the Democrats

This morning I was on the phone with Mike Siegel, the Blue America-endorsed candidate in a gerrymandered Texas district (TX-10) that goes from north Austin all the way through...

Down With Tyranny - 2018-07-22 - Original post - cached version

Maine's second congressional district isn't white collar Portland or ritzy Kennebunkport. All 10 of Maine's wealthiest towns are in York and Cumberland counties, part of ME-01. Meanwhile ME-02 is an all-American blue collar district. And it's a swing district that Obama won by about 10 points...

Counter Currents - 2018-05-13 - Original post - cached version

    On 10th May, the high-profile police officer from Mumbai, Himanshu Roy committed suicide by shooting himself with his service revolver. In a suicide note recovered later, Roy is reported to have said that he is taking this extreme step out of extreme depression due to an incurable cancer. Mr...

Counter Currents - 2018-05-13 - Original post - cached version

                      The general ward of a Government Medical College is equated to hell with mosquitoes,flies, bed bugs and the real proverbial hospital stink! When I overheard while lying on the trolley after the first “merciless cutting “,that I would be in Ward 25, it came as a more painful...

MintPress - 2018-04-05 - Original post - cached version

It is a feature of our political culture that health has become a powerful denominator in how we calculate social justice. The NHS and its challenges make our news almost every day. Providing accessible high quality health services is central to how we see good governance and civic entitlement....

Counter Currents - 2018-02-03 - Original post - cached version

In today’s world, where almost everything is a click away for many, access to healthcare, descents into alcoholism, and misperceptions about illnesses can still take us back to the eighteenth century. In this brief article, the idea is to give an overview of the interplay between the...

Down With Tyranny - 2018-01-27 - Original post - cached version

This week 6 corporate Democrats voted to confirm Alex Azar to be Secretary of Health and Human Services:

• Tom Carper (D-DE)
• Chris Coons (D-DE)
• Joe Donnelly (D-IN)
• Heidi Heitkamp (D-ND)
• Doug Jones (D-AL)
• Joe Manchin (D-WV)...
Counter Currents - 2017-12-21 - Original post - cached version

  India’s economy is soaring but its healthcare system remains an Achilles’ heel. For millions of people, the high cost of treating illness continues to undermine economic progress. This is largely on account of the abysmal and chaotic healthcare system owing to the declining budgetary...

Counter Currents - 2017-12-08 - Original post - cached version

USers (better known as “Americans”) have been expressing a preference in survey polls for access to a universal health care system for quite some time. Considering their frustration with so-called representatives who do not advocate in their interests and expressed desires, perhaps they should...

Down With Tyranny - 2017-11-04 - Original post - cached version
When you accept an endorsement from the Blue Dogs, you're enabling this

How do you know when a member of Congress is a Republican pretending to be a Democrat? Well, one is is when you catch them voting with the GOP to kick 700,000 low income people off healthcare. But let's start with...

MintPress - 2017-10-19 - Original post - cached version

In the United States, where health care costs are bankrupting Americans more than any other type of debt, urgent care centers (UCC) are on the rise, and more Americans are leaving their primary care physicians behind in favor of them.

At John Peter Smith Hospital (JPS) in Fort Worth,...

Down With Tyranny - 2017-10-14 - Original post - cached version

Yesterday, writing for the Washington Post James Hohmann made the case that the blundering moron has wrecked the American health-care system by immediately halting cost-sharing reductions for 7 million Americans and now owns the dire consequences.

This is not “letting”...
Counter Currents - 2017-09-25 - Original post - cached version

Co-Written by Margaret Flowers and Kevin Zeese With just a week left before Congress’ budget reconciliation process ends, the Senate is once again peddling a poorly-thought out plan to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act (ACA). If Senators vote before the September 30 deadline, they only...

MintPress - 2017-09-05 - Original post - cached version

Of the many stories written about Hurricane Katrina in autumn 2005 and its devastating consequences, one crucial element is virtually overlooked. During the all-important hours after the tropical cyclone laid waste to sections of south-eastern United States, the Bush administration ignored the...

FEE - 2017-07-15 - Original post - cached version

Why can’t we get there? The people with decision-making power lack confidence in the solution simply because doing so would require a level of understanding which they seem either incapable of or unwilling to embrace. The belief that you can legislate your goals into being has subverted the...

FEE - 2017-07-10 - Original post - cached version

Want to escape the bureaucracy and rising costs of health insurance premiums? The Direct Primary Care model may be the solution the country has been waiting for. 

FEE - 2017-07-10 - Original post - cached version

Lebanon is a land of contrasts. Beirut struggles to keep the lights on 24 hours a day, get the garbage collected, and what passes for a highway system would give the most jaded New York cabbie a heart attack. But there is one thing the Lebanese haven’t screwed up that we in the U.S. have turned...

FEE - 2017-07-06 - Original post - cached version

If you’re wondering what in Hell is actually going on with U.S. health-care policy, the short version is this: Policymakers in both parties are trying to replicate Swiss policies in a country that isn’t Swiss.

FEE - 2017-07-06 - Original post - cached version

Passions are high in the national health care debate. Some supporters of the Affordable Care Act (ACA) have taken to asserting that hundreds of thousands of “people will die” if it is repealed or significantly altered. These claims do not withstand scrutiny, and those who wish their policy...

FEE - 2017-06-29 - Original post - cached version

To say nothing of how fundamentally mandatory vaccinations are at odds with the concept of self ownership, in free markets, companies are held responsible for their actions. But making consumption of vaccines mandatory and shifting the liability away from companies eliminates the basic control...

The Anti Media - 2017-06-25 - Original post - cached version

(COMMONDREAMS) — Just following the release of the Senate’s “morally bankrupt” healthcare bill—which would impose deep cuts to Medicaid, eliminate funding for Planned Parenthood, and give enormous tax breaks to the wealthy—an NBC News/Wall Street Journal poll published on Thursday found...

FEE - 2017-06-23 - Original post - cached version

In the next week or so, the U.S. Senate may vote on a health care bill that would repeal and replace some parts of the Affordable Care Act, better known as Obamacare. This 1993 lecture by FEE president Lawrence Reed is full of important fundamentals about both health care and government.


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