Dec 19, 2018 ~ Walter Williams article, 'FDA Policies Kill'. Professor Williams explains why each drug delayed or not approved by the FDA can cost 100,000+ lives but they'll never get in trouble for being too cautious. They will get in big if a drug gets through that kills far less people.
Dec 27, 2018 ~ Betsy McCaughey, 'Trump is Making Health Insurance More Affordable. Allows 'short term plans' not allowed by Obamacare. 'These plans cost 80 percent less than Obamacare on average, according to eHealth, Inc.' Blue states like NY, NJ, CA outraged they can't take advantage.
Dec 31, 2018 ~ Trump enacts the Inpatient Prospective Payment System rule - starting January 1, Hospitals will have to post the price of services - The much needed transparency allows customers to comparison-shop. Will start to shame hospitals out of excessive hidden costs.
Jan 7, 2019 ~ WP gave four Pinocchios to AOC's claim that 'Pentagon accounting errors' could've paid for two-thirds of Medicare-for-all. She lamented that people care more about being 'factually, and semantically correct than about being morally right'
Jan 16, 2019 ~ 'Alarming' burnout is driving doctors to despair - 44% thinking of leaving the profession - biggest cited problem is the amount of data entry since digital records requirements, 45 min per patient - 'most of their day is spent typing codes'
Jan 16, 2019 ~ Over-the-Counter Contraception Is Immensely Popular. But thanks to Democrats, you can't obtain birth control pills without a prescription from a doctor. GOP has been trying to free women from unnecessary medical care to prevent pregnancy.
Jan 24, 2019 ~ Ocasio-Cortez says 'I do think that a system that allows billionaires to exist when there are parts of Alabama where people are still getting ringworm because they don't have access to public health is wrong'. She decides who gets to exist.
Feb 1, 2019 ~ Kamala Harris and other dems embrace 'Medicare for all' - no more 'if you like your insurance you can keep your insurance' which was a lie anyway - doctors and hospitals would have to take huge pay cut - long waits, would still be unaffordable.
Feb 1, 2019 ~ Dems say the majority of Americans want Medicare For All - but support plummets to around 30% when told it would increase taxes and wait times - median time in Canada to see a GP is 20 weeks, median time to see a specialist is 39 weeks.
Feb 8, 2019 ~ Study by the CEA, Council of Economic Advisers, shows Trump's Obamacare Reforms Will Save Americans $450 Billion over 10 years - combination of individual mandate repeal, the expansion of more flexible plans like AHPs and short-term plans.
Feb 27, 2019 ~ Kevin Williamson article, 'Health Care Is the Opposite of a Right' explains why no good or service could ever be a right. The Scandinavian countries Sanders says he models does not provide free health care. Citizens pay high out of pocket.
Mar 8, 2019 ~ The Iowa Supreme Court struck down the state's Medicaid ban on transgender surgeries. Supreme Court said Medicaid must pay for transition surgeries which can cost $100,000 as well as daily hormone drugs for life even though it is cosmetic and not 'medically necessary'.
Jun 1, 2019 ~ CO Gov. John Hickenlooper said 'socialism is not the answer' at a Democratic Convention. Was booed the looney left for over 30 seconds. Also got boos for saying we ought not get rid of private health insurance and promise everyone a guaranteed job. Can't be sane and a dem anymore
Jun 2, 2019 ~ Another dem candidate learns that you can no longer tell the truth to democrats anymore. John Delaney booed a full minute for saying 'Medicare for all may sound good but it's actually not good policy nor is it good politics'. AOC didn't like that so said he should 'sashay away'.
Jun 12, 2019 ~ California dems extend health care coverage to over 100,000 illegal immigrants becoming the first state to cover illegal adults. American citizens often struggle to make ends meet due to health care costs, but break our laws and come here illegally and you'll get it for free.
Jun 24, 2019 ~ Trump signs executive order requiring 'unprecedented transparency about healthcare prices'. 'American people have a right to know the price of services before they go to the doctor.' Hospitals required 'to publish prices for their services in a clear and straightforward manner.'
Jul 18, 2019 ~ As other dems tell you that you can't keep your insurance plans if you like them, Biden recycles the famous line from his own Obama, Biden administration 'If you like your plan, you can keep your plan' which just so happened to be the PolitiFact 'Lie of the Year' in 2013.
Jan 6, 2020 ~ Young voter calls Biden on what PolitiFact called 'Lie of the year'. Obama said 'if you like your plan you can keep your plan' and plans would be 'cheaper' but the voter said his dad's heath insurance cost doubled after Obamacare. Biden said 'no one did understand Obamacare.'
Apr 28, 2020 ~ Rich Lowry, 'The Hospital Crisis of Our Making' One purpose of shutting down was to protect health care workers. But they're being laid off by the tens of thousands due to stopping 'elective' medical care. 'We had to destroy the hospitals to save them.' Unintended consequences.
May 19, 2020 ~ NBC 'Seeking to secure the nation's supply of critical medications, the Trump admin. has signed a $354M contract that would create the nation's first strategic stockpile of key ingredients needed to make medicines' Navarro 'onshore its pharmaceutical production and supply chains'
Jul 5, 2020 ~ JK Rowling speaks out for girls who she believes are being steered toward trans, 'a new kind of conversion therapy for young gay people, who are being set on a lifelong path of medicalisation that may result in the loss of their fertility and/or full sexual function.' Cancel her!
Jul 9, 2020 ~ Supreme Court upholds Trump Administration rule exempting conscientious objectors from Obamacare's birth-control and abortifacient mandate. The Little Sisters of the Poor celebrate. Biden promises if he is elected, he will restore the mandate forcing the sisters to fund abortion.
Jul 25, 2020 ~ The Hill 'Trump signs executive orders aimed at lowering drug prices' 'allowing states to develop plans to import cheaper drugs from Canada, eliminate a system of drug discounts known as rebates in a bid to simplify the system, and seek to make EpiPens & insulin more affordable'.
Oct 20, 2020 ~ Average Obamacare premiums and deductibles doubled under Obama admin but thanks to Trump admin reforms, exchange premiums have fallen for the third year in a row. And new insurers entering. CMS Administrator Seema Verma, 'The President has delivered, lower cost and more choice.'
Oct 21, 2020 ~ Vanderbilt University scientist Heather Caslin Findley says "'academic freedom' upholds white supremacy, racism, and prejudice." Also, 'higher education and healthcare and feminism and science are all built on white supremacy.' Everything is 'white supremacy' say the loons.
Nov 17, 2020 ~ NY Post exposes 'Biden Cancer Initiative' charity FRAUD. 'Tax filings reveal Biden cancer charity spent millions on salaries, zero on research' In 2 yrs, it raised $4,809,619, spent $3,070,301 on salaries, $956,196 on travel and conferences. $0 on grants for research, treatment.
Mar 3, 2021 ~ Alabama Senate passes Vulnerable Child Compassion and Protection Act which banns puberty-blockers, hormone therapy or surgery for children under the age of 19.
Aug 1, 2021 ~ Katie Herzog, "Med Schools Are Now Denying Biological Sex. Professors are apologizing for saying ‘male’ and ‘female.’ Students are policing teachers... activism [is taking] over medicine." "The denial of sex doesn’t help anyone, perhaps least of all transgender patients."
Aug 1, 2021 ~ Karen Townsend , 'Biracial doctor demoted for objecting to BLM-inspired segregation policy, files lawsuit against hospital' "Dr. Tara Gustilo, chair of the OB-GYN dept. She "objected to a hospital policy of racially segregated care – black caregivers assigned to black patients."
Aug 1, 2021 ~ Following TX Goveror Abbott's lead, FL Governor Ron DeSantis issued an Executive Order banning schools from requiring students to wear masks in the upcoming school year. Abbott and DeSantis are two of the few leaders looking out for the well being of children.
Aug 1, 2021 ~ The AMA said "U.S. jurisdictions should remove sex designation on the birth certificate." The anti-science trans hysteria has taken over the AMA even though quality medical care requires a fact based understanding of biology. Its not transphobic to acknowlege biological reality
Aug 12, 2021 ~ John Murawski, 'Medicine is getting major injections of woke ideology' "Differences of any kind, in income, education, school performance, and, of course, health, are manifestations of racism and racism alone." Equity outcomes "may necessitate tolerating a greater loss of life."
Aug 30, 2021 ~ Jazz Shaw, 'Thousands of pediatricians sue Biden over transgender policy' The Biden Administration will sue them for 'discrimination' if they don't do procedures or treatments they think is harmful to their young patients. Irreversible surgeries, puberty blockers, hormones etc.
Sep 24, 2021 ~ The Lancet tweets out, "Historically, the anatomy and physiology of bodies with vaginas have been neglected." Unacceptable. They will not stop until people speak up or the erasure of women and girls is complete. There are women's issues and men's issues medically and otherwise.
Oct 8, 2021 ~ Eco-terrorist group Extinction Rebellion has been blocking traffic in Europe. A stroke victim stuck in that traffic for 6 hours is now paralyzed. She would not have been if not for ER. ER says oh well, “Civil resistance is not purist. People get hurt in political disruption.”
Dec 3, 2021 ~ Sweden’s Karolinska University Hospital is sounding the alarm that many children being treated with puberty blockers are suffering 'severe injuries.' "osteoporosis" and damaged vertebrae. Liver damage, reduced bone density. "It’s chemical castration." This is medical malpractice.
Dec 31, 2021 ~ Philip Klein, "In 2022, Retire the ‘Trust the Scientists’ Platitude" "The problem with 'trust the scientists' is twofold. One is that the so-called experts have often been wrong." The other is "A scientist merely interested in combating a virus" does not balance other concerns.
Jan 10, 2022 ~ Flashback: President Biden on Jan 10, 2021 vowing to provide government and health care services based on skin color. "Our priority will be Black, Latino, Asian, and Native American owned small businesses, women-owned businesses." Boy has he delivered on that promise.
Feb 17, 2022 ~ The once prestigious New England Journal of Medicine spouts woke nonsense publishing something called “A Call for Antiracist Action.” Bla bla 'neo-Nazis' bla bla 'equity work' bla bla 'critical race theroy' bla bla 'White supremacism' bla bla 'swastikas.' Fact free garbage.
Mar 31, 2022 ~ Jazz Shaw on the insanity of giving children puberty blockers, "The normal onset of puberty is a critical juncture in the healthy development of children, where hormones trigger a series of complicated changes that advance the normal development of their bodies toward adulthood."
Apr 10, 2022 ~ What's happened to health care costs since Obama passed the "Affordable" Care Act. @charliebilello, "The average family health insurance premium in the US has more than tripled since the "affordable" care act was signed into law back in 2010." Insurers making out like bandits.