The Sickly Side of Health Plans

Buckley Jr., William F.
September 1999
National Review;9/13/1999 Special Issue Education, Vol. 51 Issue 17, p75
The article explains the principle of free health care, amidst the ongoing dispute on the issue of health-care cost in the U.S. as of September 13, 1999. The idea of free health care does not exist. Free health care is a medical service somebody else has paid for. Predictably, people who think themselves beneficiaries of free health care have expanded their concern for more and more of what is ostensibly free. Medical expenses are more and more identified as the cost of the pills one takes to keep alive and healthy.


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