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European vs U.S. Primary Care: We Have Things Backwards

The status of primary care is dramatically different in Europe vs. the U.S. While doing background reading, I was startled by the title of a book: “Primary care in the driver’s seat? Organisational reform in European primary care” The book was reviewed in the International Journal of Integrated Care . Is primary care capable of […]

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Japan: On the Treadmill, Buddy

In the U.S. we’ve debated for years whether health care should be a right. Why aren’t we also having a debate about whether maintaining health is a responsibility? Should maintaining our health also be viewed as a moral responsibility? …or take this even further — a legal responsibility? If this sounds far fetched, consider recent […]

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