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I Believe Our Healthcare System Is Greedy and Corrupt

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    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

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    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

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    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 26-30, F Jul 3

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    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 18-21 Nov 3, 2013

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    I saw that they came up with a cheap cure

    for cancer. Yet big pharma steps in.
    deleted deleted 26-30 Jul 7

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    A Real Health Care Reform Plan

    http://www.HealthRevolutionPetition.org/index.html?ID=30818">Sign the Health Revolution Petition now!</a>
    Jacob1080David Jacob1080David 22-25, M 2 Responses Sep 30, 2009

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    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 18-21 1 Response Sep 10, 2013

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    Seroquel. Antipsychotic Legally relabelled

    Mood stabilizer. So now many are wrecked like me. Never psychotic Until off seroquel. Why legally relabel. Profits vastly outweigh bribes.
    Converted Converted 46-50, M Jun 11

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    And I believe it would be a much better system

    if the government wasn't involved.
    benjamin111991 benjamin111991 22-25, M 1 Response Jul 3, 2014

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    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 22-25, M Sep 11, 2013

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    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

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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 22-25, M Jul 7

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    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.
    peppit peppit 36-40, M Jan 6, 2013

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