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  •  Well, don't give up on finding better deals on (2+ / 0-)
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    cai, Puddytat

    some meds, lower than $10. BTW, I've never shopped for doctors by price, but my dear, brilliant and talented rheumatologist only charges me $58 for an appointment, and he's busy enough he could probably charge whatever he wanted. Of course, then the corporate lab charges $500 for an anti-nuclear antibodies test.

    Men never do evil so completely and cheerfully as when they do it from a religious conviction. -- Blaise Pascal

    by RJDixon74135 on Mon Jan 09, 2012 at 09:17:12 PM PST

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    •  Wow, you found a treasure (0+ / 0-)

      The costs of everything in health care need to be controlled.  Hospital equipment is outrageously overpriced (a small table costs $1000???? - WTF).  Only a single payer system can rein in the excesses.

      There already is class warfare in America. Unfortunately, the rich are winning.

      by Puddytat on Tue Jan 10, 2012 at 10:36:48 AM PST

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