Tuesday, October 4, 2022

Tag: healthcare

Why do Europeans live longer than Americans?

Over a generation ago, in a more equal United States, no one had to ask that question.

What will be the future of healthcare in the aftermath of...

The pandemic has made us more prepared and strengthened the healthcare system against any future global crises.

On Medicare’s 56th birthday, activists deliver 125,000+ petitions urging Congress to...

"We need Medicare for All. In fact, we needed Medicare for All yesterday."

Sanders, Warren lead call for Biden to embrace ‘historic’ Medicare expansion

"Voters delivered us governing majorities and now we must deliver for them on health care policies that are not only urgent but wildly popular."

PPE may save human lives, but it’s deadly for wildlife

Welcome to the world’s new pollution problem.

Women’s pain is routinely underestimated, and gender stereotypes are to blame—new...

A new study has found gender stereotypes are particularly decisive in the estimation of patients’ pain.

Lancet report: 40% of US COVID deaths were preventable. The country...

One of the report’s recommendations is reforming the system to a single-payer model like Medicare for All, which President Joe Biden has so far rejected in favor of bolstering the Affordable Care Act.

Medicare for All the ‘only way forward’, concludes Lancet panel in...

“Trump’s disastrous actions compounded longstanding failures in health policy in the USA. We know what it will take to create a healthy society. We just need the political will to do it.”

‘Seems like a good policy!’ CBO shows Medicare for All could...

"A large share of Medicare administrative costs are tied up in tasks like eligibility determination... that would no longer exist in a Medicare for All system."

Inequality gone viral: The obscene numbers

Something has to be done to heal the rupture in the sickened body of our nation.

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Low-paid workers are unionizing. Corporations are spending a ton to stop them.

A record number of workers are trying to form labor unions, a Center for Public Integrity analysis shows. Corporate America is alarmed.

Prospects for a republic beset with disunity 

A republic needs endless work/ Or insurgent forces go berserk.

Italy’s far right rode inequality to victory — but has no answers for it

A let-the-rich-be government has opened the doors to the smiling heirs of Italy’s neofascist factions.

California Gov. Newsom proposes windfall profits tax on Big Oil

Calls for windfall profits taxes have increased globally in recent weeks
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This one thing made Alex Jones stop lying 

It turns out there actually might be a way to stop the constant stream of lies coming from the right-wing media. Sue. Them.