Why Seniors Need New And Improved Medicare For All

It’s comprehensive care, given free at the point of service. It includes everything traditional Medicare includes now, but private insurance Medigap coverage is unnecessary because it covers 100%.

AMA Protest in Chicago by Coalition Groups

Chicago played host to the American Medical Association’s annual conference which wrapped up on Saturday June 8. The AMA has drawn sharp criticism from national organizations who disagree with the professional association’s role as detractors for Medicare for All, a distinctly popular proposal for a national healthcare plan.

Sex, Celebrity and the Inconvenience of Poverty

As activists battle over women's right to autonomy and ending abortion via the “Heartbeat Bill’, there are millions of people being forgotten and much more at stake than meets the eye.

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.

Hands off Social Security and Medicare

Sixty-one million people receive social security benefits, forty-four million people use Medicare, with seventy million people enrolled in Medicaid and CHIP.

Depression Among Progressives

As progressives, there is no shortage of things to break us down, but we shouldn't let that make us lose sight of what lifts us up.

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.

My First Step to Recovery

…understanding you can only control your life.

The Plight of the Outcast

It’s not something he can repress by spending enough time in the locker room. So he chooses to spend his time seeking out meaning, seeking out real truth by reading books and discovering real, true music and learning to manifest his own visions into some tangible creation that might bring another person joy in this cold, dark world.

Everybody Should Support Universal Healthcare

Although access to healthcare is considered by the UN to be a human right, more and more Americans are finding that they cannot afford necessary medications, medical treatment, and medical insurance premiums.