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From the Tenth Amendment Center: Wyoming Bill Expanding Health Freedom Signed Into Law

‘A Wyoming Gov. Matt Mead signed a bill into law that will help facilitate healthcare freedom and set the foundation to nullify Obamacare in practice earlier this month. It went into immediate effect. The new law (SF49) specifies that direct primary care agreements … Continue reading

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The Primal Prescription: Surviving the “Sick Care” Sinkhole by Doug McGuff and Robert P. Murphy

I have not read The Primal Prescription: Surviving the “Sick Care” Sinkhole, but I have read an excerpt and listened to a podcast about the book. It appears to be an interesting blend of paleolithic/primal diet/lifestyle information and an economic … Continue reading

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Robert Murphy on the Economics of Obamacare

Robert Murphy discussed the economics of obamacare on the Tom Woods radio show yesterday. As usual, Woods asked insightful questions and Murphy provided insightful answers.

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The Human Costs of Socialized Healthcare Systems

Dan Mitchell of International Liberty blog pointed out the real human costs of socialized healthcare systems in “Josef Stalin Would Have Admired the U.K.’s Government-Run Healthcare System“. Here is a quote from the Daily Mail: ‘As many as 1,165 people … Continue reading

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Corraling Medical Costs

Much ink has been spilled about the fact that medical costs have risen faster than the consumer price index (CPI) [1] in recent decades. The economically ignorant call for yet more government intervention in what is already one of the … Continue reading

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5 Ways To Protect Yourself Against Obamacare by Dr. Paul Hsieh

Dr. Paul Hsieh, of Geek Press blog, wrote an interesting article for Forbes about how Americans can deal effectively with the problems of Obamacare. He lists five action items: Get a good primary care doctor, if you haven’t already done … Continue reading

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Why We Need Medships

FDA’s claims over stem cells upheld: Drug watchdog wins right to regulate controversial therapies. This article that recently appeared in Nature relates one of the key reasons why we need medships. Once the FDA gets involved, costs skyrocket, corruption ensues, … Continue reading

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