August 2006

Just another stat

August 30, 2006

U.S. Census Bureau: Number of Uninsured Americans Now at 46.6 Million The U.S. Census Bureau today released its annual report that estimates the number of uninsured Americans, showing that there are now 46.6 million Americans living without health insurance. As Dr. Risa Lavizzo-Mourey, president and CEO of the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), noted in […]

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Health Care for All!

August 30, 2006

Hey Where is the US? Maybe it is time we consider a national health care program. Countries with the Highest Life Expectancies in the World Rank Country Life expectancy at birth(years) 1 Andorra 83.50 2 San Marino 81.53 3 Singapore 81.53 4 Japan 81.04 5 Switzerland 80.31 6 Sweden 80.30 7 Australia 80.26 8 Iceland […]

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A flower

August 27, 2006

The Beauty in each moment, that we take to enjoy life, So rich in meaning, yet a fleeting moment in retrospect seems like forever as we walk the finite path of life. The smell of a flower, the sun warming pedals, of dew and bright red/yellow sunshine. Take a moment to sense what you are […]

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My letter to the Governor

August 24, 2006

Dear Governor, My name is Stephen Pasquini, I am a physician assistant working in central California. Every day I must help patients decide between food and housing or very necessary health care services. I am reaching the end of my rope as I am fighting an ever growing health care battle. How can we live […]

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From time to time

August 9, 2006

As I sit and write, I look back at my life wondering where it has gone. Not so long, I was a little tike, running around playing on my trike. Now I am big, hairy and well not so tall. Wondering about the reason for it all. At 29 time is all mine, but at […]

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