Watch the video and read the comment by McCamy Taylor, Fort Worth, Texas This is a comment from a physician to this article on the ACA. A good reply to those who argue that illness is primarily behavioral or that what the system needs is for people to be responsible for their care ie. pay more for it.
Can we stop blaming the victims? I am a family physician in a clinic for the poor and uninsured in Texas, and very few of my patients are there because they drank, smoke or ate themselves into sickness. Here are the real reasons why people go to "free" clinics: