Tag: poverty

The Heavy Burden Of Lead Poisoning

The Heavy Burden Of Lead Poisoning

[ 0 ] 2011-06-17 |

Although the dangers of lead exposure have been known since ancient times, modern society is still affected by lead poisoning. The costs to society are immense and certain members of society pay the highest costs. However, we all inevitably suffer from costs of lead poisoning.

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24-Month Medicare Rule Hurts Medicare

24-Month Medicare Rule Hurts Medicare

[ 0 ] 2009-01-17 |

US Medicare does a disservice to those disabled and forced to leave work by not pushing them toward poverty at a point where they are most vulnerable. The 24 month delay before most can be paid benefits increases the risk of financial insolvency for those who depend on it.

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