I Believe Our Healthcare System Is Greedy and Corrupt

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    There's a pill for everything nowadays.

    u sad? have an antidepressant. u happy? have some Ritalin. Pain Killers, emotion blockers (probably not the correct term lol), dream suppressants, sleep aids, wake up aids (again probably not the correct term lol), shyt to help focus, shyt to mellow you out, appetite...
    InsideMyHead91 InsideMyHead91
    26-30, M
    Jul 7, 2015

    Try Working In The Food Service At A Retirement Home

    The whole system is hypocritical. The food they serve the elderly is outright poisonous filth. Yet they go overboard, and I mean overboard. Most of the crap is processed and canned ****. And I can see why they get worse when they get there. And we are expected to work really...
    ratburn ratburn
    Nov 3, 2013

    I saw that they came up with a cheap cure

    for cancer. Yet big pharma steps in.
    deleted deleted
    Jul 7, 2015

    I have been trying to get treatment

    for a rotator cuff injury for almost two years, through Kaiser and now I'm losing my job because the doctors disagree with whats going on with me and won't make a diagnosis or help. It's disgusts me how many people have this problem.
    mrsteaberry mrsteaberry
    31-35, F
    Jul 3, 2015

    And I believe it would be a much better system

    if the government wasn't involved.
    benjamin111991 benjamin111991
    26-30, M
    Jul 3, 2014

    I'm Not Playing Anymore, I've Seen Enough

    Recently we had the misfortune of losing just about everything we had worked so hard for.  Our paid off home, business, vehicle, and sense of stability. We have played by the rules, paid our taxes but contracting jobs in our town were being flushed down the proverbial toilet...
    Molly2350 Molly2350
    51-55, F
    4 Responses Apr 25, 2012

    Healthcare System

    i feel that our healthcare is corrupt and has alot of flaws and loop holes that does not benefit anybody. i think that our healthcare system needs some revamping and loopholes taken out of the picture.
    deleted deleted
    Jan 6, 2013

    What I Wouldn't Give.....

    What I wouldn't give for good health! I don't think there is too much I would not give for such a miraculous feeling. To not feel unexplainable pain, well they are unexplainable because no one I have met in the medical field in the last couple of years, specialize in pains that...
    iwantmylifenow iwantmylifenow
    36-40, F
    3 Responses Mar 19, 2009

    What I don't understand is

    when you work part time and you apply for medicaid because health market denies you because you make too much. But when you apply to health market they say you do not make enough to get a plan through them!!! What the he**. I don't have health insurance because I got exempted...
    choxie22 choxie22
    22-25, F
    Apr 22, 2015

    A Real Health Care Reform Plan

    http://www.HealthRevolutionPetition.org/index.html?ID=30818">Sign the Health Revolution Petition now!</a>
    Jacob1080David Jacob1080David
    26-30, M
    2 Responses Sep 30, 2009

    Its Quite Obvious, Is It Not?

    1. They cannot make money off of healthy patients 2. They sure love pushing drugs, despite their newness 3. All the sudden, we find that Drugs and Surgery by an Allopath is the only means of healthcare, and nothing else matters, according to them 4. People are fearful when it...
    ratburn ratburn
    1 Response Sep 10, 2013

    Follow The Money Trail

    The FDA (Federal Drug & Food Administration) is over 50% funded by pharmaceutical companies. All of the executive administrative positions of the FDA are held by big drug company executives. The policies of the FDA are strictly to push forward new drugs and remove any obstacles...
    kingcobrah kingcobrah
    26-30, M
    Sep 11, 2013
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