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Dec
12

Proof – health insurance saves lives

Joe Paduda

Having health insurance reduces your risk of dying. Intuitively, this makes sense; you get cancer diagnoses and treatment, colon cancer screening, access to drugs and behavioral health treatment and flu shots. You can read the details here, but the net … Continue reading Proof – health insurance saves lives

Dec
11

Americans can’t afford healthcare

Joe Paduda

Gallup just reported a quarter of Americans have put off treatment for serious medical conditions because they can’t afford it. They can’t afford it because: US physicians make twice what docs in other countries do Drug costs are much higher … Continue reading Americans can’t afford healthcare

Dec
10

Hyper-expensive moisturizer, uninsured jewelry, drug prices, and those costly hospital mergers

Joe Paduda

in which I cover newsworthy stuff that happened this week… Uh…that’s why you buy insurance From Politico we hear CMS Administrator Seema Verna asked us taxpayers to pay for $47,000 worth of jewelry and other stuff stolen “during a work-related … Continue reading Hyper-expensive moisturizer, uninsured jewelry, drug prices, and those costly hospital mergers