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Americans Skip Meds and Borrow Billions to Pay for Basic Health Care

Last year, Americans borrowed a whopping $ 88 billion to pay for their health care, according to a nationally representative survey. What’s more, 45 percent of respondents said they feared that a major health care crisis would lead to bankruptcy, and nearly 25 percent of respondents reported skipping medical treatments in order to cut costs.… Read More »

Getting your meds for less

If you’ve filled a prescription recently, you know how expensive medications can be. Some can cost hundreds or even thousands of dollars, leaving many people unable to afford their medicines. A GoodRX survey found that one-third of Americans had skipped filling a necessary prescription due to cost. It’s easy to understand why. Prescription drug prices… Read More »