Myths, Moral Hazard, Medicare and the Free Market in Health Insurance
Americans getting their health insurance from jobs.
A legacy as a result of history (back to WWII).
Why is the US the only major western nation without universal health i
1946-1964: 76-77 million Boomers.
Good news: people live longer Downside: more older people (65: Medicare
money flow changes dramatically. More taxes. Impact on budgets)
85 + quadruples 76 million total (65 years old+)
Now you dont live in
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Famous people who have HPV related diseases? (Present their images to raise
Celebrities Who Survived Cervical Cancer
Some famous people, such a
Accumulation of abdominal fat
Greater rates of obesity, hyper-tension, diabetes, high blood pressure
Indoor, less fresh air
Few safe parks, healthy grocery stores
Lots of crime
Dr. Jeff Brenners Revolutionary A
4 Facts, Hot-spotting, Rationing and Measuring the Value of Medical Spending
100,000 homes campaign
Solving vs. managing social problems/ solving upstream or manage down
streaming| the inability to take care of basic health needs/ 80% turn their
Why the big difference between men and women (women more medicated/ men
12%-15%, women 21%-26%). Stress, single parenthood.
Medicating womens feelings. 1/4 takes a psychiatric medication, which is
insane. Women are better at a
Curative Medicine (more known) as Compared to Public Healths Focus on
Prevention. Mauris Hallens (vaccine developer)
Public development, minimum recognition.
Needle changesdisease transformation
How (and How Much) Providers Are Paid Drives Health Care
Prohibitions makes more sense (People ignore)
Students take responsibilities.
Different public health policies are better than prohibitions.
Colleges want 18. Unintended consequences of making people drink a lot and go
Do not blame the victims, but
Public Health/ Prevention Policy
We took public health for granted because they do so well.
Public health-backlash of laziness/ You need to suffer sometimes.
1961 birth control- be married
Public health-the more it works, the