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Don't Get Sick: Obama's Health Insurance Premiums are Going Through the Roof

Jimmy21 Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 12:48 PM
healthcare system. I will say as a note of positiveness" that once my mother got into the system, the care was phenomenal. The doctors are amazing, but Canada has no "private care" option. So you WAIT. My parents neighbor died from heart attack while waiting for bypass surgery as they were not able to operate as soon as they were aware of the problem, which eventually lead to his death while waiting. "Living as an expatriate outside of Canada, I see the difference, but Canadians don't. They love their "free healthcare" that they lose 50% of their income on taxes to pay for. It's all they know. They "prepay" whether they use it or not, and when they need it, it isn't fast enough."
olerocker/bluesman Wrote: Feb 20, 2013 2:02 PM
After a nine month wait, in a hospital in Canada, a friend of mine died......could not scedule surgey, doctors to busy..........

WASHINGTON - Brace yourselves for higher medical insurance costs that will hit young and old alike as a result of President Obama's nationalized health-care mandates.

Younger, healthier people, many of whom voted for him in droves, will see their insurance premiums climb sharply as Obamacare demands that insurers provide them with more medical coverage than they want or need.

Older Americans and retirees are already seeing a steep rise in their insurance bills, too. And businesses great and small are either curtailing their employee health care plans or dropping them entirely in anticipation of rising costs.

Many seniors who have supplemental...