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Consumer. Protection. for. Addicts. When people become aware of their
dependence on the medical industry, they tend to be trapped in the belief that
they are already hopelessly hooked. They fear a life of disease without a doctor
much as ...
Medical care is uncertain and unpredictable; many consumers do not desire it, do
not know they need it, and cannot know in advance what it will cost them. They
cannot learn from experience. They must rely on the supplier to tell them if they ...
"Healthy time" is an article in demand for two reasons. As a consumer commodity,
it directly enters into the individual's utility function; people usually would rather
be healthy than sick. It also enters the market as an investment commodity.
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The most explosive, uncompromising, thoroughly researched attack on the gravest health hazard we face today: our medical system. In this landmark book, one of the most brilliant social critics of our ... Read full review
The Medicalization of Life
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The Imperative of Health: Public Health and the Regulated Body
No preview available - 1995