This video from the USA says about itself:
The World Socialist Web Site spoke to workers seeking free health care at a clinic in Los Angeles, California. They talked about the crisis of health care in the United States and the difficulty in getting adequate coverage.
How the mortgage crooks created a crisis: here.
‘U.S. LIFE EXPECTANCY DECLINES FOR THE FIRST TIME SINCE 1993’ “Rising fatalities from heart disease and stroke, diabetes, drug overdoses, accidents and other conditions caused the lower life expectancy revealed in a report released Thursday by the National Center for Health Statistics. In all, death rates rose for eight of the top 10 leading causes of death.” [WaPo]
STD CASES SKYROCKETING The U.S. has the highest STD rates in the industrialized world, with cases of chlamydia, gonorrhea and syphilis skyrocketing in recent years due to a serious decline in public health infrastructure and funding. [HuffPost]
More U.S. adults are drinking, and more heavily. Women and minorities are among the groups that saw the largest increase in a survey of alcohol use. By Aimee Cunningham, 1:30pm, August 9, 2017.