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Worse Than Death Panels

Dogs for Romney_TX Chair Wrote: Oct 06, 2012 10:08 AM
It's not that we're all alike. If those who are elderly have fewer options for treatment that would improve their mobility and quality of their lives, they might take advantage of assisted suicide. Especially if they were strongly pressured by society to do so.

Personalized medicine is the future. It's where the science is going. It's where the technology is going. It's where doctors and patients will want to go. Yet, unfortunately for many of us, this is not where the Obama administration wants to go.

First, the good news. All this is great news. Unless you happen to be in traditional Medicare. Or in Medicaid. Or unless you acquire subsidized insurance in a health insurance exchange. Or in some cases, even if you get health insurance from an employer.

Implantable or attachable devices already exist — or soon will exist — that can...