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Fewer American Families Weighed Down by Medical Bills

By Dennis Thompson HealthDay Reporter WEDNESDAY, Feb. 12, 2020 (HealthDay News) — The number of people struggling to pay their medical bills declined dramatically during the last decade, as the Affordable Care Act expanded health insurance coverage and financial protection for the sick. The percentage of families who had problems paying medical expenses in the… Read More »

American families pay $8,000 ‘poll tax’ to cover health care costs, economists argue – Fox Business

Former Louisiana Gov. Bobby Jindal says ‘more transparency in pricing’ would reduce the cost of health care in the U.S. FOX Business’ David Asman, CEO of 1 Empire Group John Burnett, former investment banker Carol Roth and former Obama economic adviser Robert Wolf respond. American families are essentially paying an $ 8,000 tax to cover… Read More »

Joe Smith and Allie LaForce help 24 families conceive happy, healthy babies

The Houston Astros just clinched the American League West — but that’s not the only thing pitcher Joe Smith has to celebrate. On Thursday, Smith and his wife, TNT basketball broadcaster Allie LaForce, announced that their charity is giving 24 families a chance at having happy, healthy babies. Their organization, HelpCureHD, supports families affected by… Read More »