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Why Health-care Fails Us, and Why We Fail Health-care!

I often hear about the pitfalls and downfalls of health-care. Fingers are pointed in every direction; in the direction of the insurance companies who make fortunes off of the public; in the direction of the hospitals who cut services and manage care in efforts to conserve shrinking dollars; and in the direction of health-care providers who have less time to spend with patients and end up running "factories." The list goes on, the number of conspirators is endless. To some extent, the health-care system is to blame for its own woes and for the woes of the consumer. Like any structure built upon shifting sands, the systems upon which ...

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