quote by Jill Stein

Simply from greening our energy system and eliminating fossil fuel pollution, we get so much healthier that the savings in health care alone are enough to pay the costs of the green energy transition and would repay those costs in approximately a decade and a half in savings.

— Jill Stein

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Health care costs quote Be careful with your words, once they are said, they can be only forgiven, not f
Be careful with your words, once they are said, they can be only forgiven, not forgotten.
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As I travel around Idaho and visit with seniors, I hear almost universal concern about the rising cost of health care, particularly the cost of prescription drugs.

According to the California Hospital Association, health care for illegal aliens is costing state taxpayers well over $1 billion a year. Eighty-four hospitals across California have already been forced to close because of unpaid bills by illegal aliens.

Health care costs quote Leadership is not about being in charge. Leadership is about taking care of thos
Leadership is not about being in charge. Leadership is about taking care of those in your charge.

I know of nothing else in medicine that can come close to what a plant-based diet can do. In theory, if everyone were to adopt this, I really believe we can cut health care costs by seventy to eighty percent. That's amazing. And it all comes from understanding nutrition, applying nutrition, and just watching the results.

I will sign a universal health-care bill into law by the end of my first term as president that will cover every American and cut the cost of a typical family’s premium by up to $2,500 a year.


A public option is essential to creating the cost-savings necessary to offset the cost of providing all Americans access to affordable health care.

Health care costs quote Life is inherently risky. There is only one big risk you should avoid at all cos
Life is inherently risky. There is only one big risk you should avoid at all costs, and that is the risk of oding nothing.

It boggles my mind that the same people who cry ‘foul’ about rationing an instant later argue to reduce health care benefits for the needy, to defund crucial programs of care and prevention, and to shift thousands of dollars of annual costs to people – elders, the poor, the disabled – who are least able to bear them.

As a single-payer advocate, I believe that at the end of the day, if a state goes forward and passed an effective single-payer program, it will demonstrate that you can provide quality health care to every man, woman and child in a more cost-effective way.

One thing governors feel, Democrats and Republicans alike, is that we have a health care system that, if you're on Medicaid, you have unlimited access to health care, at unlimited levels, at no cost. No wonder it's running away.

Health care costs quote When someone truly cares about you, they make an effort, not an excuse.
When someone truly cares about you, they make an effort, not an excuse.

Doing all we can to combat climate change comes with numerous benefits, from reducing pollution and associated health care costs to strengthening and diversifying the economy by shifting to renewable energy, among other measures.


Being overweight and obesity are major risk factors for many chronic diseases for South Dakotans of all ages. When people are overweight or obese, they have more health problems and more serious health problems, in addition to higher health care costs.

Vaccines are the most cost-effective health care interventions there are.

A dollar spent on a childhood vaccination not only helps save a life, but greatly reduces spending on future healthcare.

Health care costs quote Follow your heart, listen to your inner voice, stop caring about what others thi
Follow your heart, listen to your inner voice, stop caring about what others think.

Education is not confined to books, and the finest characters often graduate from no college, but make experience their master, and life their book. [Some care] only for the mental culture, and [are] in danger of over-studying, under the delusion . . . that learning must be had at all costs, forgetting that health and real wisdom are better.

If the goal of health-care reform is to provide comprehensive, universal health care in a cost-effective way, the only honest approach is a single-payer approach.

Virtually everything that the government does costs more than when the same thing is done in private industry - whether it is building housing, running prisons, collecting garbage, or innumerable other things. Why in the world would we imagine that health care would be the exception?

Health care costs quote Wrinkles mean you laughed, grey hair means you cared and scars mean you lived!
Wrinkles mean you laughed, grey hair means you cared and scars mean you lived!

If you think health care is expensive now, wait until you see what it costs when it's free.

No employer is going to hire robustly until they know what the health care cost is going to be.

Where health care has failed is in designing a cost containment mechanism that works.

Health care costs quote Healing comes from gathering wisdom from past actions and letting go of the pain
Healing comes from gathering wisdom from past actions and letting go of the pain that the education cost you.

America with 4% of the world's population has 50% of the worlds lawyers .

... tort lawyers love to point out that 1% of America's health care cost is used to pay malpractice insurance ... but most doctors practice defensive medicine to avoid malpractice litigation ... these costs are not included in the 1% number above.

Traditionally, Medicare's assurance has been that for the elderly and persons with disabilities that they will not be alone when confronted with the full burden of their health care costs.


We cannot continue. Our pension costs and health care costs for our employees are going to bankrupt this city.

Health care costs quote Be careful what you say. Words do not only describe reality. Words create realit
Be careful what you say. Words do not only describe reality. Words create reality.

What I am saying is, all health care has a problem with costs.

Medicare is growing slower than the private insurance plans. Why? Because of their efficiency. They don't have to give money to shareholders. Why should be defending shareholders?

By the Obama administration's reasoning, it would be constitutionally permissible to make Americans purchase nearly any product (broccoli, gym membership) that improved their health and thereby contributed to lower health-care costs.

I think we do better as a country when we go step by step toward a goal, and the goal in this case should be reducing health care costs.

Health care costs quote One of the greatest mental freedoms is truly not caring what anyone else thinks
One of the greatest mental freedoms is truly not caring what anyone else thinks of you.

Because what happens is, as the economy suffers, tax revenues go down.

But unlike businesses, where at least your variable costs go down, in government your variable costs go up: unemployment insurance, workmen's compensation, health care benefits, welfare, you name it.


And so our goal on health care is, if we can get, instead of health care costs going up 6 percent a year, it's going up at the level of inflation, maybe just slightly above inflation, we've made huge progress. And by the way, that is the single most important thing we could do in terms of reducing our deficit. That's why we did it.

Our goal is to make Maine the healthiest state in the nation and reduce our overall health care costs.

Health care costs quote Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.
Care about what other people think and you will always be their prisoner.

We need to be careful when we talk about cutting health care costs.

They are not going to be reduced - what we really want to do is do is slow the rate of increase.

One reason for the tremendous increase in health-care costs in the U.

S. is managerial neglect of the "hotel services" by the people who dominate the hospital, such as doctors and nurses.

We need to be careful when we talk about cutting health care costs.

They are not going to be reduced - what we really want to do is do is slow the rate of increase.

Health care costs quote Stress is caused by giving a fuck.
Stress is caused by giving a fuck.

The majority of Americans receive health insurance coverage through their employers, but with rising health care costs, many small businesses can no longer afford to provide coverage for their employees.

Reducing health costs and increasing access to health care are worthy goals that every Member of Congress should support.

Health care comprises nearly 20 percent of our national economy, but outdated bureaucracy and red tape have stifled competition and raised costs. As a result, today more than 45 million are without any health coverage.

If we do nothing, as the Republicans suggest, we're going to see health care costs reach a point where small businesses can't afford it and families can't afford it. We're going to see people turned down from pre-existing conditions. We're going to find the Medicare doughnut hole - a gap in coverage that's going to hurt a lot of seniors.

I welcome the President and working with him to try to get some of that medical malpractice reform so we can get the cost of health care to come down.

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