Comments for: Should we really call it a health care system?

Posted July 11, 2013, at 7 a.m.

When I was a freshman at chiropractic school, on the first day of our Principles of Chiropractic class we were required to memorize the definition of health. (Ironically, the source was Dorland’s Medical Dictionary.) It went like this: “Health is the normal functioning of all parts of the body, and …

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