The Primacy of Prevention

Halfon, Neal
May 2008
American Prospect;May2008, Vol. 19 Issue 5, pA7
The author reflects on universal health care for Americans. He believes that covering the whole person with appropriate care is the key to a healthier society. He asserts that this kind of strategy requires a universal system. He also believes that if reforms could be enacted in legislation, universal coverage could improve health and decrease health care cost.


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