Tag: healthcare

231 Why are so many Americans against Obamacare? 2017-05-05T09:06:36.207

108 Why hasn't competition between health insurance providers led to lower prices for consumers? 2020-03-05T08:59:45.780

75 Why is COVID-19 prompting such wide scale action versus other infectious diseases? 2020-02-05T03:03:55.357

50 Why does having a soda tax seem so hard to achieve in the US? 2018-05-23T08:34:21.750

48 How does Obamacare save lives? 2017-03-02T00:53:34.967

46 During the COVID-19 pandemic, why is it claimed that the US President is making a trade-off of human lives for the economy? 2020-03-28T15:45:48.293

42 Why restrict private health insurance? 2019-03-08T06:49:42.083

39 What medical costs burden the military enough to warrant banning all transgender people? 2017-07-26T13:37:56.207

36 What is the rationale behind delaying the imposition of more radical Covid-19 countermeasures? 2020-03-11T21:58:55.800

35 Why are Democrats mostly focused on increasing healthcare spending, rarely mentioning any proposals for decreasing the costs of healthcare services? 2019-11-06T07:06:27.433

34 Why is the United States voluntarily funding the World Health Organization 60 times more than China? 2020-04-14T22:57:56.607

29 Why do people in the United States seem so averse to a Public Health system? 2014-12-03T13:55:07.263

28 Why did UK NHS pay for homeopathic treatments? 2019-09-20T07:35:34.203

25 Why haven't any Governments banned cigarette sales when it has been proven that it's harmful? 2014-06-22T17:38:52.520

25 How and why would (Bernie Sanders’) Medicare for All abolish private health insurance in the US? 2020-01-28T18:25:11.770

23 Why do the USA and the European Union treat GMOs so differently? 2017-01-24T06:33:55.220

22 Why is it so hard to achieve an efficient health system within US? 2017-03-13T16:34:13.343

21 Why are Democratic presidential candidates promising free health care for Illegal Immigrants? 2019-07-08T23:18:03.273

20 Why didn't Liberal states all have state run health care? 2016-03-10T07:11:47.200

20 Why is imposing vaccination / immunization so hard to achieve? 2017-01-07T07:57:01.947

18 Why are alcohol beverages generally exempted from displaying nutritional facts/ingredient list within EU? 2018-07-03T06:22:39.340

16 Do any members of Congress support a British-style socialized healthcare system? 2019-01-07T16:09:50.523

16 Why does California spend so much on healthcare? 2019-12-01T00:42:44.073

15 Is NHS reliance on foreign doctors typical? 2018-01-25T15:40:03.667

15 COVID-19 in US healthcare: who pays for testing? 2020-03-02T21:27:38.497

14 How much will the ObamaCare tax penalty cost? 2013-07-09T01:22:43.520

13 What are some of the changes between the amended Republican American Health Care Act and the original one? 2017-05-02T13:11:57.730

13 Why was pre-Obama healthcare considered by some to be a failed market? 2017-05-10T23:13:01.297

13 Why do Americans (US) want to keep their employee-based healthcare insurance? 2019-08-01T14:28:19.907

13 Has there been a random survey of a population for COVID-19? 2020-03-11T11:11:51.557

13 Why doesn’t the Republican majority in the United States Senate reintroduce their heathcare legislation? 2020-07-16T02:18:37.083

12 Have any Republican senators announced they'll oppose the motion to proceed on 2017-07-26? 2017-07-25T04:13:49.200

11 How does the Patient Protection and Affordable Care Act (Obamacare) differ from Massachusetts health care reform (Romneycare)? 2012-12-05T00:52:35.787

11 What are the differences between the proposed Republican health care plan and the Affordable Health Care Act? 2017-03-15T20:44:55.947

11 If medication prices in the US are higher than in other countries, why not import from there? 2018-03-29T10:23:06.000

11 Why is the focus so much on health care coverage in the US - as opposed to privatization? 2019-03-31T21:33:48.463

11 Do I correctly understand the math behind Bernie Sanders's medicare for all financing options? 2019-04-16T00:41:28.763

10 How do libertarians see people that have an illness that they cannot afford treating by themselves? 2017-12-02T18:31:04.063

10 Why does Denmark spend less of their budget on their universal health care than USA does? 2017-12-19T17:53:32.607

10 Has the US government provided details on plans to deal with AIDS and childhood cancer? 2019-08-02T04:48:37.947

10 What are the details of the Republican healthcare plan described by Trump in mid-July 2020? 2020-08-03T12:37:22.900

9 What are the reasons for opposing the Affordable Care Act? 2013-10-07T20:30:20.140

9 Why don't Senate Republicans just pass a blank bill instead of "skinny repeal"? 2017-07-28T04:36:52.090

9 How many Americans are actually uninsured? 2019-01-07T23:52:54.717

9 What is the significance of the WHO characterising Covid-19 as a pandemic? 2020-03-11T17:57:58.947

9 How does libertarianism handle contagious diseases or pandemics? 2020-04-10T17:10:01.550

8 What communities or groups, religious or not, are exempt from the Affordable Care Act (Obamacare)? 2014-02-19T17:43:33.793

8 Which religious groups have made use of the religious exemption under Obamacare? 2015-08-20T13:44:03.663

8 Why aren't people on Medicaid in the US punished for poor health habits? 2015-11-30T22:52:41.043

8 Why can't Americans purchase health insurance across state lines? 2017-03-02T02:19:32.213

8 Do any 2020 Democratic Presidential candidates support a 0 copay 0 deductible Public Option? 2019-10-17T15:15:29.103

8 How many countries have single-payer healthcare with 0 copays and 0 deductibles? 2019-10-25T16:34:18.377

8 Who has the authority to institute mass quarantines in the US? 2020-03-11T16:22:20.180

7 What are the arguments for privatising the National Health Service in the UK? 2017-05-06T18:56:29.393

7 Are there countries besides Israel preferring organ donor card holders or is there any experience with this policy? 2018-02-22T21:49:07.073

7 What are the obstacles for a US president to enact Healthcare For All? 2019-05-31T00:00:40.200

7 What is a "major country" as named in Bernie Sanders' Healthcare debate answers? 2019-09-13T01:14:16.913

7 Why was the budget for the Center of Disease Control being cut drastically? 2020-01-31T17:09:40.140

6 What is the legal justification for quarantining someone without medical justification? 2014-10-27T12:39:15.120

6 To what extent are views on vaccination and anthropogenic climate change correlated and why? 2016-06-16T13:14:03.570

6 Why is the withdrawal of the American Health Care Act such a devastating blow for Trump and Ryan? 2017-03-25T11:07:28.663

6 Has the text of McConnell's "skinny repeal" bill been released? 2017-07-25T17:26:01.493

6 By what process can the President prevent the Treasury from paying out subsidy checks to commercial insurers as provided in the ACA? 2017-07-30T16:18:23.927

6 What is the reason for organ donation "soft opt-out" even if the person has explicitly allowed organ donation? 2018-09-21T15:50:53.417

6 What do the advocates of single payer claim are the advantages of eliminating private health insurance? 2019-06-28T14:30:48.460

6 How did the US prepare for the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak? 2020-02-27T09:05:28.827

6 What is the difference between the NHS and PHE (Public Health England)? 2020-04-14T16:29:01.567

5 Does medicare have its own trust fund? 2013-10-16T19:59:56.620

5 What provisions in Obamacare was Obama referring to that got snuck in? 2013-11-14T03:45:26.517

5 How did health care work before Australia had medicare? 2016-04-05T10:04:51.023

5 What happens when there are no ACA marketplace options? 2017-06-07T16:40:33.670

5 Have high risk health insurance pools been tried in practice? 2017-07-20T21:13:25.470

5 Is it possible for Trump to kill Affordable Care Act (or just the Individual Mandate) through an Executive Order? 2017-07-29T12:26:17.517

5 How does repealing the individual mandate adversely affect Obamacare? 2017-12-20T03:18:44.927

5 Why is advertising for medication requiring prescription allowed? 2018-03-14T17:09:27.510

5 Why is healthcare a federal issue and not a state issue 2019-04-03T08:37:30.040

5 Are Medicare approved amounts significantly different than Commercial insurance approved amounts 2019-06-27T03:37:56.290

5 Is comparing healthcare to food for private versus market based policy logical? 2019-10-07T22:35:25.647

5 How important is healthcare reform/plan to Democratic voters? 2019-11-04T23:35:09.697

5 Is there any credible attempt to analyze how cost savings from standardizing healthcare could compensate for extending it to universal system? 2019-12-30T22:31:48.387

5 Can the Chinese or S Korean COVID approaches be implemented in the US (or Europe)? 2020-03-25T17:55:11.633

5 What sustainable options do poorer non-first world countries have against COVID-19? 2020-03-30T17:24:25.350

5 How has the Scottish Government's handling of the COVID-19 pandemic differed from that of the UK Government? 2020-06-10T12:28:02.220

4 How is Obamacare still functioning with no budget? 2013-10-01T12:16:51.413

4 Do white house and congressional staffers currently (or sans Obamacare) receive subsidies for their health insurance? 2013-10-01T18:03:50.470

4 Does Obamacare grant transitional authority to the President? 2013-11-27T15:27:51.663

4 What are the GOP's Alternatives to Obamacare 2014-01-17T21:59:08.250

4 How can I research UK parties' Mental Health policies before I vote? 2015-04-21T17:43:42.160

4 Does the American Health Care Act include a defined list of preexisting conditions? 2017-05-05T16:03:45.153

4 Does the Senate Healthcare bill alter Obamacare's pre-existing conditions provisions? 2017-06-22T22:28:32.257

4 Why did John McCain fly all the way to Washington after brain surgery just to vote no? 2017-07-28T22:12:17.607

4 Why have the Republicans been pressured to repeal Obamacare straight away when Obamacare itself took years to negotiate? 2017-07-29T21:38:11.563

4 Can an EU country government extend exception list for freedom of expression? 2018-01-08T17:04:23.627

4 How are free-for-consumer prescriptions paid for in a publicly-financed healthcare system? 2018-09-06T10:29:10.073

4 Is the use of "fear" effective in terms of voter turn out in US elections.....? 2018-11-10T17:38:11.027

4 Have governments used (or currently use) propaganda to undermine health in hostile countries? 2019-06-20T02:38:09.817

4 What are the (key) limits of coverage of Medicare for All? 2019-07-06T21:09:26.063

4 (How) did Trump's administration rebut the accusation that lowering drug prices via regulations is tantamount to socialism? 2020-11-23T19:33:38.057

3 What effect does state-level refusal to accept the ACA's medicaid expansion have on the ACA's cost? 2013-04-01T14:14:47.730