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Wednesday, April 23, 2008

These sources will make you sick

What follows are some sources and news stories misused in the creation of "Health care system good (for system)":

* "$1 million set aside for hospitals" -- Daily Freeman, April 15, 2008.

* "ER Wait Times Getting Longer" -- Forbes online, Jan. 15, 2008

* Kingston's City Hall Web site

* The trail of cigarette butts

* Triage

* Dr. Donohue, "To Your Good Health"

* "Obstetricians may avoid births due to lawsuit threats," -- The (New Orleans) Times Picayune, March 27, 2008

* Patients' Rights in New York State

"Choosy Mothers Choose Caesareans" -- Time Magazine, April 17, 2007

"Rates of C-sections have been climbing each year in the past decade in the U.S., reaching a record high of 31% of all live births in 2006."

"More Women Delivering Babies by Caesarean Section" ABC News, March 24, 2008

Feeling better?

I didn't think so.
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