Shortage of Vaccinations Essay

Shortage of Vaccinations Essay

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Analysis

All that seems to matter to the pharmaceutical industry is that their profit margin continues to rise each and every year.  The monopoly greatly affects our nation’s health because of a company’s ability to control certain immunizations from reaching the marketplace due to any number of reasons—without more competitors for the same kinds of vaccinations available the public relies heavily on those twelve companies that supply our nation with protection against diseases and ailments of all kinds (CBS, “Vaccine,” n.p.). (more…)

Profile of Watts

Profile of Watts

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The residents of Watts, and especially the Vietnamese refugees, being poor, are more dependent upon the public transportation system than are residents of other parts of the city. Unfortunately for them, Los Angeles is not a city that welcomes public transit (or at least it has not since the highway system was built). Because of this fact, clinic staff operates mobile nursing offices (in vans and RVs) that go into the community (to schools, churches, and senior centers) to provide screening services and other primary-care services such as giving childhood vaccines and flu shots to seniors. (more…)