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Daily Sundial

The student media organization of California State University Northridge

Daily Sundial

The student media organization of California State University Northridge

Daily Sundial

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Healthcare to be given to California’s undocumented immigrants

Kimiya Manoochehri October 30, 2015
Undocumented immigrants may be allowed access to the system that they've been subsidizing.
Illustration by Julie Salvaterria/Contributor

Single-payer health care system is needed to insure all Americans

Steven Maiken February 10, 2014

Canadians don’t drop dead or delay care due to the lack of health insurance. However in America, thousands will continue to face death according to Harvard researchers. About 25 million people will...

New assembly bill proposes removal of healthcare caps

New assembly bill proposes removal of healthcare caps

Megan Diskin March 24, 2013

CLARIFICATION: The following quote has been changed to reflect the CSU wanting to provide access to education for students, not just healthcare. “Our main mission is to provide access to students....

‘Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare’ is compelling and educational

Sigournee Grondin September 24, 2012

CSUN held a free screening of Sundance documentary, “Escape Fire: The Fight to Rescue American Healthcare.” The screening took place on September 19 and students filled the USU Theater. Although...

Family-planning program aimed at low income students

Nikki Erinakis February 15, 2011

Family Planning Access Care Treatment, a state administered program, now offers family planning services at the Klotz Student Health Center for low income students. The Family PACT program at CSUN...

Unbridled greed no friend to dire times

Contributor April 12, 2010

Antoine Abou-Diwan Contributing reporter In an address to American Society of Newspaper Editors in 1925, President Calvin Coolidge said, “The chief business of the Americ an people is business.”...

Common Sense: If you think health care is expensive now, wait until it’s free

Harrison Leonard March 22, 2010

Harrison Leonard Contributing columnist In 2005, Senate Republicans threatened to employ the “nuclear option,” a crafty procedural rule that would allow the Senate to pass bills without the...

Will’s Words of Wisdom: Figure it out, boys and girls

William Herbe January 31, 2010

President Obama addressed the nation in his first State of the Union speech  last Wednesday. I anticipated another moving speech by the current champion of oratory and public grace. I heard the man talk;...

Face the reality that death is a part of life

Pam Tapper December 7, 2009

If a person is in a hospital or a nursing home, the last two months of life are the most expensive. Medicare paid $50 billion last year for the last two months of patients’ lives, more than the government...

President Obama needs to get his priorities straight

William Herbe October 2, 2009

President Obama is a making a mockery of America’s priorities with his visit to Copenhagen, Denmark today. His visit is for one reason and one reason only, to bring the Olympics to Chicago in 2016. The...

Let’s trim the fat. The price of health care could go down if we live a healthier lifestyle

Madeline Wolff  September 29, 2009

While reading through the Daily Sundial Web site, I came across an article that got me thinking. “Green Paper or Green Thumbs?” is a piece that proposes a solution for obesity, at least on our campus....

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