A knee replacement costs about $31,000. “The 723,000 knee replacements performed in 2014 cost patients, insurers and taxpayers more than $40 billion. Those costs are projected to surge as the nation ages and grapples […]
Why is health care so expensive? For most people that question translates into “my insurance premiums are outrageous.” They readily blame insurance companies for high premiums and out-of-pocket costs. The health care […]
1. Let’s say there is a drug ABC that treats BCA disease. It costs $500 a month. Along comes a new drug XYZ which also treats ABC but is 10% more effective, […]
4.2 Million Uninsured People Could Get a Bronze Plan in the ACA Marketplace with $0 Premiums After Tax Credits | The Henry J. Kaiser Family Foundation
It would appear even “free” is not sufficient inducement to get some people to enroll in health insurance. As the Affordable Care Act’s open enrollment period nears an end in most areas […]
E-Cigarettes. So, please explain while this is happening why we are encouraging the use of Marijuana by making it legal and licensing retail stores.
Internists Encouraged by Surgeon General’s Declaration That Youth E-Cigarette Use is an Epidemic Statement attributable to: Ana María López, MD, MPH, MACP President, American College of Physicians Washington, DC (December […]