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I Believe In Universal Health Care

Personal Stories, Advice, and Support 136 People

    Profit Off the Sick and Disable

    I cannot believe that in our society that some people believe that making a profit off the sick and disable is a great idea. The only kind of person that believes that it is a good idea is someone that has a financial interest in the current system or an idiot. I do not think...
    Socialgood Socialgood 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 31, 2009

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    There Are No Words To Describe My Fury

    I am very political and very opinionated. I am very liberal and very much an atheist. I have followed every twist and turn of this healthcare 'debate', from death panels to rationed care to the town halls to... well, it's too long a story to talk about the whole journey. I'll...
    VendettA12 VendettA12 33, M 2 Responses Dec 17, 2009

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    GP and Independent Health Professionals HAVE To

    Improve EFFICIENCY via ACHIEVING ECONOMY OF SCALE....... Summary- GP practices and all independent health professional services such as dentists etc are run like small businesses. There is no economy of scale which could reduce costs at all. Other industries would have achieved...
    jiaberg jiaberg 51-55, M Apr 30

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    It Is Everyone`s Right.

    we have crippled our nation by making the health care system more and more a thing of wealth.lost productivity because pepole are not going to the dr. untill it is to the point of an emergancy.and then with the cost.more pepole each year are  filling for bankruptcy because...
    ghostofmyself ghostofmyself 36-40 1 Response Mar 14, 2009

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    It Has Worked

    Look at the Canadian Polls.  The one thing they are most proud of is their national health care system.  I don't care how you do it or what you call it:  capitalism, socialism, welfare, right, responsibility. Just do it. If you are against a program that...
    Firetech Firetech 56-60, M 27 Responses Oct 9, 2008

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    Why Do We Not Take Care of Our Own?

    As an American Male I am faced with the same problem so many are these days.  I know it's not just men that have this problem but it seems we're the hardest hit.  I have no insurance, and unless I have a job that gives me insurance (which I usually can't afford to pay...
    BlasphemousAngel BlasphemousAngel 31-35, M 6 Responses Apr 29, 2009

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    Decouple Health Care From Corporate Employment

    I would like a healthcare system which decouples health delivery from corporate employment.   I look forward to the day when we as a democratic people share this cost more directly instead of hiding it and inflating behind non-democratic institutions.  In the...
    MarkFree MarkFree 51-55, M 3 Responses Nov 23, 2009

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    It's a Matter of Values and Will

    When we move to the day when we can say that health care is a universal right, that every man, woman, and child is entitled to good, accessible, quality health care no matter their condition, maybe we'll get somewhere. As long as some people think health care is a commodity to be...
    clandestinebookworm clandestinebookworm 36-40, M Oct 9, 2008

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    In Indonesia, the government has presented a new universal healthcare scheme called Jaminan Kesehatan Nasional (JKN). The scheme includes health insurance will be comprehensive to...
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    There was this debate going on a few months ago in my country, The Netherlands, on whether to allow euthanasia for young children. We are one of the very few countries or states in...
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    Anyone out there had any supernatural experiences? I'm particularly interested in health care professionals who deal with death and also the emergency services like police or fire...
    NurseDaisy NurseDaisy 41-45, F 1 Response a week ago

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    Does it really matter who or what I believe in. I care about what your soul has to say. I'm strong enough to say what I say, without feeling bad about it even if the truth hurts I...
    SoulInfluence SoulInfluence 22-25, M 7 Responses Aug 14

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    Belief in God may be technically irrational, i.e. there is no proof God exists. However, by that reasoning, every scientific hypothesis ever thought of by man is also irrational as...
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    Alongside one another, the implant and crown operate and seem like pure teeth. The reliable feel and appear is what makes them far more excellent above dental bridges.Smart or...
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    I am quite young, people expect me to be out partying, be a nutcase like other people my age. They don't know the real me, I matured long before most people my age. They think that...
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    It's not that care about looks, but I think that when you know, you just know <3
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    A month ago I made a terrible choice. Not only was it terrible but I cannot bring myself to regret the choice. I am carefully using the word choice because a mistake equals a...
    inmysoul0505 inmysoul0505 26-30, F 4 Responses Aug 21

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    Less than three months ago I was very bitter, afraid and stressed out. I cried all the time. When I found out I was pregnant, I was so upset. I can't afford another child. I was...
    Evesdaughter Evesdaughter 31-35, F 1 Response Aug 14

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    I am thankful for the money that was gifted to me today! I am thankful for the law of attraction because it works! I'm thankful for many other things today- my children of course...
    whatevernobody whatevernobody 31-35, F Aug 19

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    I truly believe that holding hands is the most intimate thing you can do. You will kiss a one night stand, you will sleep with a one night stand but unless their is a connection...
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    I believe they share a bond and connection that will create chaos if one of them is disobeyed or destroyed. No matter what region you're from, how you dress, your nationality...
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    I sometimes wonder if he does exist, that guy who has the same personality as mine, who has parents that can hardly understand him, and nobody listens to them except maybe few...
    ForeverSahour ForeverSahour 26-30, F Aug 10

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    Hey everyone in the UK! I'm sure that you've all had "one of those days" at work, right? But what if you're suffering from more than this? There are people out there who have...
    VintagePearls VintagePearls 31-35, F Aug 21

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    Soul does not need mates, it is a language fallacy to say so, the soul is universal.We should say mindmates or coin a new word as minds are individual,
    sinathamby sinathamby 51-55, M 2 Responses Aug 7

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    I am a Unitarian Universalist looking for a twenty something year old as an online friend who we can support one another in our faith and grow. Please email me at: angelbearbp...
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    Why do we need to feel superior? What is it about us that seeks the emotional or spiritual defeat of another? How can we so easily trample on those around us? Why can’t we...
    SaraBee1995 SaraBee1995 18-21, F 3 Responses a week ago

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    I can't figure what I want or why others enjoy or feel strongly about whatever it is that gets them going. I'm not unhappy. I simply live. Ambition or lack thereof seem like 2...
    wonkadood wonkadood 26-30, M 6 days ago

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    Dr. Gorgolis has earned a name as one among Perth’s most likeable dentists. His individuality will allow the straightforward enhancement of Qualified relationships with all...
    Lestermg94 Lestermg94 31-35, M 1 Response 1 day ago

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    Even if the blood is not on your hands you are still guilty. A song that helped me understand how to stop condemning people and blaming people: Red Hands by Walk off the earth...
    PurpleGlassPalace PurpleGlassPalace 26-30 6 Responses 20 hrs ago

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    My magical journey based on book "The magic" written by Rhonda Byrne for attracting my desires of life( A perfect dream JOB and my marriage with my love) Day 25-Cue the magic Today...
    TrueLoverN TrueLoverN 26-30, F Aug 11

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    For one, when I first got a girlfriend my mom told me I was too young and naive to be dating and tried to force me to break up with her. Another time a few months ago, my...
    littledreamgirl littledreamgirl 13-15, F Aug 13

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    Confessions of a broken heart.... Imagine this.. You're madly deeply in love with the man you married last year, your best friend, and partner in crime. You have a strong and fun...
    jcav03 jcav03 26-30, F 3 Responses Aug 15

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    That initial emotional connection to a mother and father that we can really feel loves us is so essential to normal healthy development that without it we will be trying to fix our...
    4myinnerchild 4myinnerchild 51-55, M Aug 25

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    Tennessee could be the next Republican-run state to sign onto Obamacare's Medicaid expansion . The Tennessean reported Friday that Gov. Bill Haslam could soon send a proposal...
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    I believe in Jesus Christ. I was born a Catholic. But i don't go to church now. Because i dont agree to some of the teachings in Catholic. I dont like statues. My belief is that...
    yodatheching yodatheching 22-25, F a week ago

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    Before you comment, i'm not trying to stereotype anyone. I don't believe ALL girls are a certain way, likewise with guys. I guess i'm a person who views the lines between genders...
    CaitlinBuchan97 CaitlinBuchan97 16-17, F 7 Responses 5 days ago

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    Compared with dental bridges, dental implant therapy replaces The complete tooth. The dental implant replaces the tooth root as well as dental crown, bridge or denture replaces the...
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    Divy Amin is a widely popular personal fitness trainer, who believes in helping others to reach complete fitness. He serves those people, who feel the urge to find their true...
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    I think I told this story before, but here I go again... I have lost my faith in so many things. I have lost my faith in myself, in people, in life. When I was a kid, I had a...
    Allaloneandpoisoned Allaloneandpoisoned 22-25, F 3 Responses Aug 10

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    My magical journey based on book "The magic" written by Rhonda Byrne for attracting my desires of life( A perfect dream JOB and my marriage with my love) Day 24-Magic wand Today...
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    How to create a social state by Saul Alinsky: There are eight levels of control that must be obtained before you are able to create a social state. The first is the most important...
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    Need to share my story, guess I'm just getting mad by not being able to talk about it and have to have some feed back, specially from men, just to be able to understand my big...
    tangoandjuliette tangoandjuliette 26-30, F 2 Responses Aug 17

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    Gratitude for : being able to buy some school clothes and supplies. For being able to buy healthy food and feed our family. For having access to the Internet. For side jobs so...
    whatevernobody whatevernobody 31-35, F Aug 17

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    I would ask those of my friends that believe in the power of prayer to pray for a health concern that I have. A few months ago doctors discovered a lump on my lungs. They believe...
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    I have one year left at my community college and I don't even know what I want to major in after I continue. I'm currently majoring in Liberal Arts and Sciences/General Studies...
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