#1 Experts Argue Caring for Smokers, the Obese May Be Too Costly:01-27-2013, 04:47 PM
Experts Argue Caring for Smokers, the Obese May Be Too Costly: ‘Why Not Just Let These Health Sinners Die?’
Jan. 26, 2013 3:55pm Erica Ritz
Faced with the high cost of caring for smokers and overeaters, experts say society must grapple with a chilling question
01-27-2013, 04:49 PM
Why not make it easy and just say if you are sick or have a disease it must be because of some irresponsible behavior you have and deny health care. After all it is just a tax.
01-28-2013, 12:18 PM“Progress is Providence without God. That is, it is a theory that everything has always
perpetually gone right by accident. It is a sort of atheistic optimism, based on an
everlasting coincidence far more miraculous than a miracle.”
G. K. Chesterton
01-28-2013, 01:21 PM
It goes back to the "healthcare rationing" (death panels) by the husseincare Healthcare Reform.
A physician should first "do no harm". But this changes assisted suicide by a physician, at the request of the patient, to assisted murder of the patient at the request of the Federal government.
hussein has declared war on the elderly, and children with terminal cancer.
With a 74 year old body, I don't think of my 24 year old mind as elderly, but I better not have another heart attack!
Four boxes keep us free: the soap box, the ballot box, the jury box, and the cartridge box.
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01-29-2013, 04:23 PM
How about all the people who live near the Ford Rouge plant that get cancer? Should we cover them? They could have chosen to live elsewhere, after all.
01-29-2013, 07:03 PM
Wasn't Shannon a fat smoker? I guess she departed from this earth early.Be Not Afraid.
01-29-2013, 10:02 PM
To him we are just "useless eaters!"
Hell's Bells! I agree with FlaGator, what will happen if we don't take the flu shot? I have never had one, and don't intend to either.
Mr. ABC has one every year, and every year he gets sick from it and I keep my distance from him. This year he had a pneumonia shot as well ... and suffered a *double whammy!*American By Choice ~ 1980
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