1/10 Americans Feel Financial Distress and Burden of Unpaid Medical Expenses…Much Bigger Problem for Low-Income Households – CDC

http://www.cdc.gov/nchs/data/nhis/earlyrelease/financial_burden_of_medical_care_032012.pdf

One out of 10 families had medical bills that they could not pay during the first half of 2011, according to newly released figures from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (PDF).

The agency’s survey, which had more than 52,000 respondents, included questions about medical bills and household budgets. Other Findings include:

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