The Health Costs of Inequality

The word is out–according to economists from Standard & Poor, the stalled economic recovery in America after the Great Recession could be due to our staggering income inequality. The rich get richer, and they already have everything they need, so they do not buy any additional goods and services, but instead put their money into…

October 1, 2013

October 1, 2013 A seemingly innocuous day. And a momentous one. It began like any other, if you could ignore the news of a federal budget showdown: postponing Obamacare for a year (stretching to forever) vs shutting down the federal government. The Great Government Showdown was on! In the morning, I drove to clinic listening…