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The Wielding Truth Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Mon May-19-08 11:04 AM
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3. Thanks, it seems to be improving. Another trip to the Dr. is set up.
More money.It's scary out here for those uninsured. We hope it will heal soon and not go to the place of lawyers or even payment plans.

Are we being mislead? Is universal health care too inferior for USA to offer?

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  -Insurance for some is great, while others are just out of luck. The Wielding Truth  May-19-08 10:49 AM   #0 
  - I wonder if she has actually spoken to anyone who lives  fight4my3sons   May-19-08 10:53 AM   #1 
  - I doubt it,too. but I couldn't push her anymore at her job.  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 11:06 AM   #4 
     - Any pointers out there for anti-universal confrontations?  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 11:08 AM   #6 
  - I agree with you--about a week ago I had a conversation with someone about this.  raccoon   May-19-08 10:55 AM   #2 
  - Thanks, it seems to be improving. Another trip to the Dr. is set up.  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 11:04 AM   #3 
  - I got sick in Waterloo and drove quite a ways but got great treatment  Progressive_In_NC   May-20-08 10:32 AM   #50 
  - Some doctors become specialists to make a lot of money  magellan   May-19-08 11:07 AM   #5 
  - How long was his wait? Sometimes we have to wait as well.  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 11:09 AM   #7 
     - Almost two months  magellan   May-19-08 11:18 AM   #8 
        - Most of the time our surgeries are scheduled in about  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 12:05 PM   #13 
           - Yes, he's absolutely fine  magellan   May-19-08 01:52 PM   #23 
              - I'm glad he's on the mend. There is so much that can be done  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 05:33 PM   #30 
  - Her job may depend on the insurance industry  Juche   May-19-08 11:18 AM   #9 
  - Yep. That is my most recent thought . I think she must think  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 11:43 AM   #11 
  - As Gore Vidal has said, that's the genius of the US ruling class  bean fidhleir   May-19-08 01:24 PM   #20 
  - Agreed  zeos3   May-20-08 03:27 AM   #34 
  - She wouldn't necessarily be out of a job...  unapatriciated   May-20-08 03:54 AM   #35 
     - medicare has less overhead  Juche   May-20-08 06:02 PM   #56 
  - The willfully ignorant  Coyote_Bandit   May-19-08 11:39 AM   #10 
  - Coyote , thanks . I think maybe equal protection is a strong  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 12:00 PM   #12 
  - I  Coyote_Bandit   May-19-08 12:58 PM   #16 
     - It's the RW wall that we encounter that frustrates me and you. I  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 01:17 PM   #19 
  - Well said, especially this:  raccoon   May-19-08 12:21 PM   #15 
  - FYI  Sgent   May-19-08 12:17 PM   #14 
  - It does here in WA. Doesn't pay lots, but it does cover chiropractors.  uppityperson   May-19-08 01:04 PM   #17 
  - I found this.......  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 01:10 PM   #18 
  - My access to healthcare dictates my income  kineneb   May-19-08 01:28 PM   #21 
  - Well. I hope things get better for you soon. It's tough to be  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 05:23 PM   #26 
  - Enforce the Fairness Doctrine as it should be. Get the RW Radio Hatemongers off the air.  lpbk2713   May-19-08 01:36 PM   #22 
  - How can anyone with a brain listen to that junk without getting  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 05:26 PM   #27 
  - I'll bet you anything the dim receptionist worries about the death tax, too. nt  Vinca   May-19-08 02:03 PM   #24 
  - Probably, she's not on my wave length. That's for sure.  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 05:28 PM   #28 
  - both my regular doc and my back doc want universal healthcare. nt  Javaman   May-19-08 02:21 PM   #25 
  - Wow, are you in a blue state? I'm proud that they put you first.  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 05:29 PM   #29 
     - Red State, Blue City: Austin Texas ;) nt  Javaman   May-20-08 08:55 AM   #44 
  - A lot of people in the medical profession don't give a shit if you have insurance or not.  Mountainman   May-19-08 05:38 PM   #31 
  - For profit health care. I see that doctors must get paid but  The Wielding Truth   May-19-08 10:58 PM   #32 
  - "aren't we civilized enough to put lives over greed?"  bean fidhleir   May-20-08 04:16 AM   #37 
  - Apparently not in the US. nt  raccoon   May-20-08 08:26 AM   #42 
  - My condolences for having to work for a group of moneygrubbers  bean fidhleir   May-20-08 04:18 AM   #38 
  - It's the lack of empathy that floors me. It's the " well too bad for  The Wielding Truth   May-20-08 10:30 AM   #49 
     - I've always felt that Adam Smith spelled it out for us as well as anyone can  bean fidhleir   May-20-08 10:54 AM   #51 
  - I was watching a show on PBS about healthcare around the world  dadsblacksheep   May-20-08 07:49 AM   #41 
  - kick. (n/t)  area51   May-20-08 03:02 AM   #33 
  - Did your son's shoulder pain start after he took the server job?  unapatriciated   May-20-08 04:02 AM   #36 
  - He had just started back on a 1-11 shift with no breaks,except  The Wielding Truth   May-20-08 10:26 AM   #48 
  - I was thinking about your son's shoulder this morning and remembered  Vinca   May-20-08 07:13 AM   #39 
  - It is almost better. A vertebrae was out in his neck and once  The Wielding Truth   May-20-08 10:14 AM   #45 
  - I have the exact same thing wrong with my shoulder and my dr gave the same  madmom   May-20-08 07:24 AM   #40 
  - Rest is so important for bursitis. I think , however, that it has  The Wielding Truth   May-20-08 10:23 AM   #47 
  - home remedies  Aragorn   May-20-08 08:28 AM   #43 
  - It's scary out here for those not insured and the fight for  The Wielding Truth   May-20-08 10:19 AM   #46 
  - For one person's "luxury expense" is anothers "luxury income".  lumberjack_jeff   May-20-08 11:07 AM   #52 
  - No the costs of medicine is a bit more complex than that  turtlensue   May-20-08 12:14 PM   #54 
     - Here's a real world example that disproves your assertion.  lumberjack_jeff   May-20-08 03:50 PM   #55 
     - $12,544,000.00 per pound.  Perragrande   May-21-08 02:28 AM   #57 
     - Medical Whistle Blowers Demand Reform  Murtagh   May-21-08 10:29 PM   #58 
  - Is there any credible, peer-reviewed scientific evidence that chiropractic care is beneficial?  NNN0LHI   May-20-08 12:08 PM   #53 
     - Osteopaths are a combination of the two.  Perragrande   May-22-08 03:51 AM   #59 
 

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