What TrumpCare Says About America

The GOP has passed its long-promised repeal of the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) in the American Health Care Act of 2017 (aka TrumpCare). Friday’s narrow 217-213 vote tally was only in the House of Representatives, but keg stands and saber-rattling clouded that fact. The TrumpCare deal is far from complete. Does it really just say your healthcare is not the government’s concern?

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Health Care Fraud: FDA Issues Warnings About Fake Cancer Treatments

Cancers are some of the most frightening medical diagnoses people can receive. The FDA recently sent public letters to 14 US-based companies ordering them to stop selling so-called fake cancer treatments. With online advertising claims that these simple herbs and vitamins could prevent, diagnose, or cure various types of cancers, the companies are reportedly putting people at risk, and committing health care fraud.

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Bariatric Surgery Just Part Of The Journey

I long to be 160 lbs, while still retaining a soft, womanly figure. My friend had a Roux-N-Y bypass and LOST a mind-blowing 160! That is a long way from my over 300 lbs right now. My weight gain stems back to the age of four when I suffered sexual abuse. I plan to be open about that with you.

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