Tag: healthcare

Republicans’ selective memory on Executive Orders

Republicans’ selective memory on Executive Orders

| July 18, 2014

By George E. Curry NNPA Columnist To paraphrase Ronald Reagan, arguably the most overrated U.S. president in history, there they go again. They, of course, are Republicans in the House of Representatives. And they are going after President Obama yet again, this time over his use of executive orders, presidential directives that have been issued […]

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Free drug samples for doctors may end up costing patients a lot: Study : LIFE : Tech Times

Free drug samples for doctors may end up costing patients a lot: Study : LIFE : Tech Times

| April 19, 2014

“Them that’s got shall get, them that’s not shall lose…” Or we believe that’s the way the song goes. We don’t begrudge anyone making money, but this is just like with political contributions—folks don’t give out freebies just to give out freebies; there’s always a cost on the back end of a “free” lunch. Again, […]

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Hepatitis C ‘cure’ costs $1000 a day—$80k total

Hepatitis C ‘cure’ costs $1000 a day—$80k total

| April 13, 2014

Hmmmm. No need for healthcare reform, eh? Once again, here’s evidence that we live in an oligarchy driven world. Freedom, power, even healthcare are available to all—all who have money, that is. This is not to say that corporations shouldn’t make money given what they invest in research but when the cure is reserved only […]

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Poet Sekou Andrews to teach life lessons, value of education at AAHA ball

Poet Sekou Andrews to teach life lessons, value of education at AAHA ball

| October 16, 2013

According AAHA member Gene Butler, the annual ball is the group’s primary means to raise scholarship funds for young African Americans enrolled in various healthcare programs—medicine, dental, pharmacy, nursing, physical therapy and other related healthcare practitioner fields.

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