For the next couple of days, I will engage in no activity resembling intellectual endeavor. Stayin' Alive will be back bigger and better soon, probably en el Dia de la Raza.
Discussion of public health and health care policy, from a public health perspective. The U.S. spends more on medical services than any other country, but we get less for it. Major reasons include lack of universal access, unequal treatment, and underinvestment in public health and social welfare. We will critically examine the economics, politics and sociology of health and illness in the U.S. and the world.