dLife Daily Tips

Practice makes near perfect at bedtime

Read More
The health care tax penalty is now expected to affect 6 million uninsured people. Allowing for the exceptions to the rule - financial hardship, religious objections, and certain other circumstances - do you think the health care tax penalty is fair?
Absolutely! If you can afford health insurance, you should get it so the government doesn't have to foot the bill.
 
Maybe. You should get insurance if you can afford it, but I'm not sure if a tax is the way to make it happen.
 
I'm neutral on the fairness, but I don't think people should be forced to buy health insurance, even if they can afford it.
 
I'm neutral on the fairness, but I do think people who can afford health insurance should pay for it themselves.
 
No way! A person should not be taxed for choosing not to have health insurance.
 
As long as I can pay for health insurance, I'm not really concerned.
 
As long as I can get government assistance, I'm not really concerned.
 
I'm still not clear on this whole subject.
 

238 Views 0 comments
by Brenda Bell
My diabetes is changing. Until a few years ago, my morning readings were reasonable and within the desired range of under 100 mg/dl. About two years ago, they started slipping upwards into the less-desirable but apparently not-worrisome range of 100-110 mg/dl. Now, this was what was recorded by my Abbott Freestyle Lite meter, which is known to record at the lower end of the home-glucometer variability range, but with my A1c firmly in the high 5s and low 6s, the meter's tendency to...