Category Archives: Health and Medical

California Becomes First State To Request “Waiver” To Offer Obamacare To Illegal Immigrants

Remember that time when South Carolina Representative Joe Wilson shouted “You Lie!” just after President Obama assured American’s before a joint session of Congress that illegal immigrants would not be eligible for Obamacare?  Other Health and Medical The New Dexcom G6 Monitors Blood Sugar Continuously With No Blood [VIDEO]May 26, 2018 Here Is Trump’s Blueprint For Lowering Drug PricesMay 13, 2018 […]

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Can Nicotine Protect The Aging Brain?

Everyone knows that tobacco products are bad for your health, and even the new e-cigarettes may have harmful toxins. However, according to research at Texas A&M, it turns out the nicotine itself—when given independently from tobacco—could help protect the brain as it ages, and even ward off Parkinson’s or Alzheimer’s disease. Share This ArticleFacebookGoogle+TwitterPinterestLinkedinemail

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17th Obamacare Co-Op Exits Due To “Hazardous Financial Conditions” – Only 6 Left [VIDEO]

Obamacare is making huge progress of sorts. Of the original 23 co-op sponsors the score is 17 down and only 6 to go.   Watch the latest video at video.foxnews.com   Please consider Another ObamaCare Co-Op Folds, Leaving Only 6 Remaining. Health Republic Insurance of New Jersey is folding after the state’s insurance commissioner put the Obamacare co-op in “rehabilitation” […]

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“Rampant Fraud” Exposed In Obamacare Exchanges: 100% Of Fictitious Enrollees Obtained Subsidies

A recent “undercover enrollment” investigation conducted by the Government Accountability Office (GAO) found that pretty much anyone can sign up for Obamacare and receive taxpayer funded incentives without having to worry about pesky little details like proving citizenship, identity or income-based needs.  In fact, the study found that every single one of its 15 fictitious Obamacare applications were actually approved […]

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The Lack of EpiPen Competitors is the FDA’s Fault

There’s a new bout of outrage over an expensive medicine or medical treatment. While the good in question changes each time, the blame always seems to fall on greedy corporations who just aren’t regulated enough. Free markets and capitalism are the scapegoat, even when nothing remotely resembling unhampered markets in health care is in place in the United States. Share […]

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National Healthcare Didn’t Start with President Obama

Obamacare’s conservative critics are right about the program’s intrusive, inefficient, and costly aspects, but they need to keep in mind that the “crown jewel” of President Obama’s eight years in the Oval Office was the culmination, not the beginning, of unconstitutional nationalized medicine. Share This ArticleFacebookGoogle+TwitterPinterestLinkedinemail

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Sealy Pharmacy Health Fair A Huge Success [VIDEO]

The Sealy Pharmacy held their first, and what looks to be, annual Health Fair.  The Health Fair was designed to allow local residents to get to meet the local hometown pharmacy, its staff, and help them to become better aware of the services that they provide to the community. Share This ArticleFacebookGoogle+TwitterPinterestLinkedinemail

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Life Expectancy Is Up, and Health Inequality Is Down

We have heard a great deal about increases in mortality among white, non-Hispanic, middle-aged Americans (especially women), but to state the case is also to note that this is one group among many. In an excellent new paper, Currie and Schwandt discuss the good news — overall life expectancy is up, and health inequality is down, in some cases dramatically. Here, for […]

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How to Boost Drug Company Profits without Hurting Poor Americans

Drug companies, like all for-profit companies, are all about profits. Their basic job is to take investors’ money and use it to get more money. Unfortunately, one major source of those bucks is Washington, DC — and government money always comes with strings attached. Companies that rely on government have two goals: maximize the cash flowing in and minimize the […]

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Obamacare To Unveil “Price Shock” One Week Before The Elections

The writing was on the wall long before the largest US insurer, UnitedHealth, decided to pull the plug on Obamacare in mid April.  Then, just a week later, Aetna’s CEO said Thursday that his company expects to break even, but legislative fixes are needed to make the marketplace sustainable. “I think a lot of insurance carriers expected red ink, but […]

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UnitedHealthcare Is the Canary in the Obamacare Coal Mine

With Congress limiting the bailouts of insurance companies for two years in a row, business is not looking good for the industry that lobbied for Obamacare. The latest casualty is UnitedHealthcare, which announced that it is withdrawing from most of its 34 Obamacare exchanges next year. Share This ArticleFacebookGoogle+TwitterPinterestLinkedinemail

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