Ideas@ The Centre 42Vol. 12 No. 42 (December, 2009) Freedom quote of the week
Christmas is a time when kids tell Santa what they want and adults pay for it. Deficits are when adults tell the government what they want and their kids pay for it.
— Richard Lamm
Latest Indigenous health scheme shows policymakers are still in ‘la la land’
18 Dec 2009|
Chronic diseases, in particular cardiovascular disease, are the biggest single killers of Indigenous people. But the government’s plan to tackle chronic diseases amongst the Aboriginal population owes more to wishful thinking than any evidence based policy.