NOT Thinking Differently

Of course, all those drugs cost a lot of money for consumers, while generating mega-profits for Big Pharma. They’re one reason why “health care” costs so much – and perhaps one reason why our lives are shorter than many of those who spend less. Between the cost of treatment and the tough economy, dependence on […]

Stat!: Overtreatment Is a Problem…but Not for Me

Percent of Americans who think overtreatment is a “major problem” in American health care: 49 Percent who say that, over the past two years, they have not received any unnecessary medical tests or treatments themselves: 82 Percent who say their doctor never recommended an expensive test or treatment when a cheaper alternative would do: 87 […]