The issue of obesity in the United States is multifaceted, and there isn’t a single factor that can fully explain the high prevalence of obesity in the country. Rather, it is the result of a combination of various factors, including:
Prescription drug advertising can have both positive and negative effects, and its overall effectiveness is a subject of debate. Here are some key points to consider:
Some adults yearn to end their lives despite being in good health. The critical issues identified in such people were: aching loneliness, pain associated with not mattering, struggles with self-expression, existential tiredness, and fear of being reduced to an entirely dependent state. Will our healthcare system accept loneliness as a serious health issue?
The worst words in healthcare are “a private equity firm has acquired us.” Private equity firms make money by buying, gutting, and selling companies. Companies bought by private equity firms are far more likely to go bankrupt than companies that aren’t and they are killing patients in the process.
More than 18 weight loss drugs are in development because drug companies know that the market is worth billions of dollars even though insurance companies are still debating their coverage for weight loss. It’s going to be a knockout, drag-down battle.