Health care feeding frenzy?
“If the larger organizations decide they’re going hard after all those newly insured patients, you could see a feeding frenzy. I hope it doesn’t happen, but I’d be wary of it.”
“There is no prescription of one kind of exercise for everybody.”
Martha Daviglus, executive director of UI Health’s Institute for Minority Health Research, on findings that physical exertion on the job does not offer the same health benefits as working out for fun, Oct. 17 Reuters
“When women are under dire financial constraints, the lowest thing on their totem pole is managing their weight. These are people in survival mode, they’re thinking, ‘Am I gonna have a place to live?’ or ‘Where is my next meal gonna come from?’”