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Healthcare Reformers Should Look To Europe For Feasible Alternatives To Medicare For All

FILE – A Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services report issued three weeks ago estimates that the government will be paying nearly half the nation’s healthcare tab within 10 years. That’s without “Medicare-for-All,” the proposal for a government-run plan for all Americans that some Democratic presidential contenders are calling for. Driving the increase in government… Read More »

Got milk? Not so much. Health Canada’s new food guide drops ‘milk and alternatives’ and favours plant-based protein

Drink water. Go light on the animal products. Fill half your plate with fruits and vegetables. Fruit juice is liquid sugar, not fruit. Avoid processed foods. Limit booze. Canada’s new food guide is being praised for its simplicity, for doing away with confusing, “idiotic and ridiculous” recommended portions and serving sizes and for promoting a… Read More »