• healthcareforall wrote a new diary post: Health Care Is a Human Right

    2014-05-26 21:43:16View | Delete

    ThumbnailHealth care is a human right. No one should have to suffer or die because they can’t afford to pay for a drug that can make them well. No one should have to walk around sick or watch a child die because there isn’t money to pay a doctor. No working-class person should lose the savings [...]

  • Thumbnail By Samuel Metz, MD Many Europeans use private health insurance companies, a few of them for-profit. These Europeans enjoy better care for more people at lower cost than we do. But the European business model differs radically from that in the US. In fact, American insurance companies find the European model not only alien, but intolerable. Imagine [...]