Barack Obama

Health care needs personal responsibility

Many say that the American Healthcare System doesn't provide the same quality care as the other Industrialized nations of the world. We were told when Barack Obama became president we were on our way to bringing the Healthcare in this country up the world standard. When we are compared to other nations such measures as infant mortality rate and life span are the measures cited. We have been told for years that the infant mortality rates in the U.S. are significantly worse than in other countries. We have been told that the life span of Americans is shorter than others.

Let's look at Infant Mortality rates. What is being measured is the number of deaths up to the age of one after a...