Op-Ed Contributor: The Health of Nations

“Preventing a flu epidemic that could kill thousands is not nearly as profitable as making pills for something like erectile dysfunction, a decidedly non-fatal condition. Viagra, for example, brings in more than $1 billion a year for its maker, Pfizer. The profits to be made from selling flu vaccine are measly in comparison.”

A nice point in a missive detailing our health care ails and proposal for a single-payer system.

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