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In the near future unintentional disease and illness are all but a memory. But those great strides in medical science came with a price and human beings are the only source of animal protein left on the planet.
Health insurance, in the future, is for acquiring diseases and sickness between visits to the doctor. Stay healthy over three visits and the third might be your last.