Can we consider health care a right in which all persons have a claim? Surely, if life is considered the most basic right offered to any given person, then health care can also be a right. Without maintenance, how can one begin to attempt to keep their car running for years and years? One could not. Without such care, the body will surely dissolve into a diseased and broken nature.
One manner in which any body may be thought of, is that it is an organic machine. It takes certain fuel to power this machine. It takes maintenance to keep the machine going. This machine sometimes even requires new parts. This is what I have come to call a biological outlook of the human body. Others may also be called a functionalist approach.
Preventative care is one method of maintenance that can be employed to stop a shutdown…
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