Tag Archives: Health care

Dear Doctor: The NRA Has A Gun To Your Head

Vivek Murthy has an MD and an MBA under his belt. He is on staff at Brigham and Women’s Hospital, where he practices medicine and teaches medical science. He has a Harvard Medical School teaching appointment.  He cofounded a clinical … Continue reading

Posted in Affordable Care Act, Gun Control, Health Care, NRA, Obesity, Surgeon General | Tagged , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

CVS Butts Out!

By now, most people have heard the breaking news that CVS, one of the biggest pharmaretailers in the United States, has decided to remove cigarettes from all their 7600 locations by October 2014.  I have always wondered why these pharmacy … Continue reading

Posted in Cancer, Cigarette Smoking, CVS Pharmacy, Health, Health Care, Illness | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | 13 Comments

The Nurses Have Set The Record Straight!

These nurses have spoken the truth about the Affordable Health Care Act in 90 seconds.  Let’s all listen to them for a change. They know what they’re talking about. They’re in the Health Care Industry. Nurses Explain the Healthcare Law … Continue reading

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This Is My Body, Not Yours.

To watch this video, click the following link:  THIS IS MY BODY, NOT YOURS. I came across this video featured by UPWORTHY, a website that aims to provide content that may be disturbing to some and relevant to others.  They … Continue reading

Posted in Abortion, Equality, gays and lesbians, Health Care, Human Rights, LGBT, Planned Parenthood, Religious Freedom, Religious Freedoms, self-righteousness, Sex, Susan G. Komen for the Cure, Women's Movement, Women's Reproductive Rights, women's rights | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 7 Comments

Universal Healthcare, the Elusive Dream in the U.S.

I read a blog by Nursetopia this morning on her running commentary of the sad inequality of health care in America, Waiting Room Divergence. http://nursetopia.net/2011/09/08/waiting-room-divergence/ I was born in a country where there was no organized healthcare until very recently. … Continue reading

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