The article goes on to add that "While the Stimulus Bill requires that the government have access to your Electronic Health Record (EHR) by 2014, it only vaguely defines what the government will do with this information. Herein lies the danger. Vaguely defined power in new laws always leads to broad interpretation of power by the government. One such power that the Stimulus Bill delegates to the new HIT department is to derive "meaningful use" from the EHRs."
Furthermore, there is a movement underway in liberal America for a food czar. So, the federal government, by the time President Obama gets done with it, will make what you eat and your health its business. What will they do with this new information?