Managed Expectations

You can’t give three of your four children ice cream and expect good results.

The Many Market Failures of Health Care

Market failures abound in this sector, and honest assessments recognize their existence.

Snake Oil in the Skin Care Industry

Exaggerated cures and tricks of the eye are nothing new, so it is up to us as consumers to stay vigilant in where our money goes.

DEBUNKING SUPERFOODS #3: GLOBAL WARMING AND GMOs ARE TURNING SALMON INTO ANTIBIOTIC-FILLED ZOMBIES

There are many benefits to eating salmon which cannot be disputed. However, the environment, human interaction, and mislabeling can add more risks than most people realize.

DEBUNKING SUPERFOODS #2: WHOLE GRAINS ARE MARKETED BY DRUG COMPANIES

In the second installment of the Debunking Superfoods series, we discuss whole grains, which are grain products that keep the husky outside parts of the grain after processing.

DEBUNKING SUPERFOODS #1: COCONUT WATER KILLS MORE OLD PEOPLE THAN BANANAS

One fad that has yet to completely go away are 'superfoods". This is the first segment in my Superfoods series, an in-depth look at the liquid gold of superfoods, Coconut Water.

The Plunder of the Golden Years

Senile Dementia, Alzheimer's, Parkinson's, and other age related diseases are increasingly likely to touch all of us, from one side or another. ...And maybe from multiple sides.

Solve Racism With MMT

Recognize that racism is only a method of division that works to enslave the majority of the populace. It's time we recognize the real problem (economics) and work together to solve it by implementing strategies using the knowledge of economic reality (MMT).

Fight for Medicare for All Together

I've been watching the news and listening to people discuss the current plight of health care in America. The present health care bill, which is now before us, made me decide that I needed to express my opinion about this pressing matter.

Is the ACA Worth Saving?

While people naturally become alarmed over Trump's changes to the ACA, it's the similarities that remain that are the real killers.

#UPDATE: No Progress on HR 676

The AHCA will cause the loss of insurance for an estimated 23 million Americans, and will pose a legitimate threat of death to many of those. The answer to our problem is Single-Payer Healthcare, and we must organize and increase our efforts if we ever want to see it actualize.

Cory Booker - If I Gave Back All My Big Pharma Donations, Would You Be Happy?

How could a bill that would help millions of Americans go down in defeat? How can a liberal Democrat like Cory Booker vote against something Ted Cruz supported? Follow the money -- the Big Pharma money.