Dr. Paul Hsieh examines two aspects of the proposed health care reform that are seldom mentioned in the news. That is preventive care mandated by a government bureaucracy and, more frightening, making it illegal to pay for your own private care.
Do you want government panels making preventive health care decisions for you? And do you want government to outlaw private payment for preventive care? Government could end up with both powers under the health-reform bills being considered.