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Unformatted text preview: -look at the non traditional forms of medicine o yoga therapy o acupuncture-b/c we are a more educated public- more likely to search out things to do on our own o be self serving-it can also be more costly and have more room for error-some doctors do not like and believe in alternative forms of medicine o patients like open minded doctors who are willing to try different things-instead of isolating alternative medicine- try to see it as complementary medicine o use along with formal medicine NY Time article: Medicaid Plan Prods Patients Toward Health-Medicaid is very expensive o usually deals with preventive illness- which is effected by life style factors-wants to create an experimental project o to start making patients responsible if dont follow the doctors instructions, Medicaid will no longer cover you patients will have to start to pitch in- do their part need to change lifestyle...
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