Monday, June 29, 2009

Bringing Wellness to an Insurance Fight

Congress seems nervously eager to water down any form of public insurance option. Co-ops and triggers have been attacked as obvious gimmicks for sabotaging a robust public option. However, it is harder to find fault with promoting wellness and reducing obesity.

So, what could be wrong with encouraging Americans to eat more vegetables? Why not include wellness provisions in a health insurance reform bill?

For one, because the food industry is big business.

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