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Unformatted text preview: promoting well health behavior can get more people into the doctor and staying healthier. Money should be allotted to produce brochures, commercials, radio ads, and billboards focusing on healthy behavior, such as quitting smoking and getting screened for diseases. Early diagnosis and treatment are so valuable to improving quality of life, so getting information out to the people can increase their chances of survival. Lastly, the topic of pain management must be mentioned. Putting more funding into different ways of helping patients deal with chronic pain would ease their out-of-pocket expense. Many conditions leave patients with excruciating pain. Conditions such as cancer, chronic headaches, and arthritis leave sufferers at their wits end. Procedures such as biofeedback and cognitive behavior methods can relieve their pain. If more Americans could afford such procedures, they would be able to improve their quality of life dramatically....
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- Spring '11