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HealthTaxes and Spending
Healthcare under the Bernie Sanders plan would be so expansive, centralized, and monolithic as to make the Canadian system look sensible by comparison.
Big GovernmentHealthThe Police StateInterventionism
There were three important victories related to cannabis, i.e., marijuana, legalization and only the most radical measure failed.
Bureaucracy and RegulationHealth
High-deductible or "catastrophic" health plans offer real protection from health disasters. But most government-approved forms of health "insurance" are really just welfare programs in disguise.
Those who think "more socialized medicine" is the key ingredient in higher life expectancy in the US miss some very important facts about American life.
Corporate WelfareCronyism and CorporatismHealth
The "experts" are complaining about advertisements from formula companies. Meanwhile, the US government spends billions on subsidizing formula through welfare programs.
Entrepreneurs are attempting to use new Uber-like technologies to lessen the deadly wait times and general lack of service that comes with Britain's sclerotic state health system.
Lowering quality and destroying health care choices might reduce some "administrative costs," but the real cost to the public of a government healthcare system is much higher than is admitted.
HealthWorld HistoryValue and Exchange
People usually recoil at the idea of trading babies for money, but in the wake of Soviet deprivation, easy-adoption laws helped countless orphans in Romania.
Instead of Medicare for All, the plan should be called “VA Care for All,” with the increase in preventable deaths that comes with it.
A healthcare system based on profit-and-loss is the only way to progressively improve the price, quantity, and quality of healthcare.