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Why Do Physicians Permit, If Not Encourage, Futile Medical Care?

Posted by David John Marotta & Megan Russell on 09-14-2014

We can only afford to allow others the freedom to strive against death when we are not trying collectively to subsidize it.

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Skin in the Game of Healthcare

Posted by David John Marotta & Megan Russell on 09-07-2014

"Shouldn't patients and their families have some skin in the game as a brake on the profligate spending of other people's money for health care?"

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Cryptic Medical Bills and Health Insurance

Posted by David John Marotta & Megan Russell on 08-31-2014

Next time you receive an unintelligible medical bill, remember how hard it is for your doctor to get paid.

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U.S. Health Care Costs Versus Health Outcomes

Posted by David John Marotta & Megan Russell on 08-24-2014

Asians in New Jersey have the best life expectancy of any racial or ethnic group.

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Why Are Insurance Companies Reluctant to Cover Preventative Care?

Posted by David John Marotta & Megan Russell on 08-17-2014

Now there is absolutely no charge for a costly set of test and procedures on the all-you-can-spend preventive care buffet.

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Do We Need Price Controls to Stop Exorbitant Hospital Fees?

Posted by David John Marotta & Megan Russell on 08-10-2014

A third party payer drives up prices.

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Why Are Canadian Drugs Cheaper?

Posted by David John Marotta & Megan Russell on 08-03-2014

Why shouldn't we just institute price controls in America?

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Chipotle's Wisdom

Posted by David John Marotta & Megan Russell on 07-27-2014

These quotes are provocative for what they say about us as Americans.

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The Wealth of Nations is Their Freedom

Posted by David John Marotta & Megan Russell on 07-20-2014

"When institutions protect the liberty of individuals, greater prosperity results for all." - Adam Smith

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Are We Lab Rats?

Posted by David John Marotta & Megan Russell on 07-13-2014

If you are not paying for the product, you are the product.

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