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Health system fail

2013-01-11 09:30:13.322805-08 by Dan Lyke 0 comments

Even advantaged white Americans with health insurance have a lower lifespan in the U.S. than other developed countries: National Academies press release: Americans Have Worse Health Than People in Other High-Income Countries; Health Disadvantage Is Pervasive Across Age and Socio-Economic Groups, about National Research Council and Institute of Medicine: U.S. Health in International Perspective: Shorter Lives, Poorer Health.

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