Archive for August, 2013

Managing Ourselves, Managing Our Care

Managing our health-care means managing ourselves. Oh great, another thing to manage!?! I for one would just love to have someone else take charge of just one thing in my life so that I didn't have to think anymore. In fact, that's what the HMOs and insurance companies ARE doing. Because so many people find the health-care system overwhelming to deal with, the insurance companies and health-care corporations have taken over control of the management of our care. And, sometimes, it works. And, then...it doesn't. I've written this post, in another form, recently but since that time have discussed it with others and feel like it bears some repeating. Our care ...