Category Archives: Politics of Healthcare

Posts on organized medicine, the pharmaceutical industry, health insurance, the food industry, and government health policies

Secret to chronic happiness

Kaiser Health News is a great source of information, particularly about the politics and economics of health. Continue reading

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Science Reveals Simple Steps to Health – 4 Latest Examples

The health breakthroughs we need don’t have to come from a high tech research lab. Four recent scientific articles underscore the value of common sense and public health approaches. Continue reading

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Chiropractic and the Future of Healthcare

A future healthcare system which does not make more extensive use of chiropractic is insane. Continue reading

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Politics in Healthcare

A good source for information about economic and political issues shaping our healthcare system. Continue reading

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Medical Deaths

Adverse events are so prevalent in the medical system that they comprise one of the leading causes of death in the United States. Continue reading

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How unnecessary Xrays, mri’s and ct scans make you stupid

Much has been written about the enormous costs and health risks associated with unnecessary MRI’s and CT scans. But there’s a third important reason to avoid these tests. Continue reading

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News Flash: Chiropractic Saves You Money

A large study by Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Tennessee showed that patients who saw a chiropractor for low back pain saved 40% as compared to those who saw a medical doctor first. Continue reading

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Political, Social and Economic Forces Conspire Against Your Health

Build your awareness of the social and political forces that make it challenging to stay healthy. Continue reading

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Sickness Cartel – Part 2

A doctor of chiropractic responds to an article about the “sickness cartel” – the alliance of drug companies, insurance companies, hospital systems,and medical organizations who have a vested interest in keeping you in fear of sickness. Continue reading

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Sickness Cartel Shows No Signs of Slowing

If you’re trying to be healthy (and who isn’t?) you need to be aware of the alliance of large drug companies, insurance companies, hospital systems, medical organizations, and large food producers that profit from sickness. Continue reading

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