JoeTCM Wrote:
May 28, 2012 8:55 AM
Routine PSA screening has been controversial among medical organizations long before these recommendations came out. Rather than debate whether we should or should not do them, we should instead spend our energy highlighting this as just another reason why government should not be in medicine. When Medicare and Medicaid determine what will be covered, medicine is open to politics with lobbyists for this test or that procedure vying for the money. If we as conservatives stand against providing free contraceptives, we should also consider our views on providing free screening tests. Health savings accounts do for medicine what vouchers do for education. Let people make the decision on what's right for them individually.